Funeral held for fallen Pakistan ambassador

On Friday evening, mourners said their final farewells to the Czech Republic’s ambassador to Pakistan Ivo Žďárek, who was killed during a terrorist attack on the Marriot Hotel in Islamabad, Pakistan last Saturday. The 47-year-old’s funeral took place in the Czech town of Hradec Králové and was attended by about 200 mourners. Tributes were paid at the service to the ambassador’s professionalism and humanity.

Author: Dominik Jůn