Body of Czech envoy found in bombed Pakistani hotel

September 21st, 2008 - 4:34 pm ICT by IANS  

Islamabad, Sep 21 (DPA)Rescuers Sunday retrieved the body of Czech Republic’s envoy to Pakistan Ivo Zdarek from the wreckage of the Marriott Hotel here that was attacked by a suicide bomber, officials said.The death was confirmed by Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani.

A spokesman for the Czech embassy only confirmed that the envoy had been missing since yesterday.

A security official said the body of the ambassador has been handed over to the Czech mission.

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