Massive Truck Bomb Attack on Pakistan Marriott Hotel

Posted on September 22, 2008

A huge explosion from a truck bomb destroyed part of the Marriott Hotel in Islamabad on Saturday. This Marriott Hotel is frequented by foreigners. CNN reports that 57 people were killed including two Americans. 266 people were injured in the massive blast. You can see the huge crater from the blast here on a Telegraph article. The Christian Science Monitor says the main suspect is the Pakistani Taliban. Below is a news video report from the AP.