Governor Jon Huntsman Statement on Loss of Troops in Afghanistan

ORLANDO - Governor Jon Huntsman has issued the following statement expressing remorse at the death of 31 United States soldiers in Afghanistan:

"Mary Kaye and I want to express our deepest sympathy to the families of the 31 special operation troops who lost their lives in Afghanistan. Our thoughts and prayers are with them. We are forever indebted to these troops who fought for their country so admirably. I am awed by their bravery and we all must strive to live up to their sacrifice."