A suspect in an October 3 assault on Polish Ambassador to Iraq Edward Pietrzyk in Baghdad has been seized in Iraq, the Polish Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday.
No details about the suspect are disclosed.
Pietrzyk was injured and a member of his security force killed in the attack. Another diplomat and several security officers guarding Pietrzyk were hurt.
Pietrzyk was released from a hospital on Nov. 9 and said he would return to Iraq, Polish PAP news agency reported. Since the outbreak of the Iraq war in March 2003, the number of Polish troops in the country once reached 2,500 and currently is900. More than 20 Polish servicemen have been killed in Iraq so far.