Body found in Malaysia was that of missing Londoner

Police have confirmed a body found in the Malaysian jungle is that of missing British backpacker Gareth Huntley, the Foreign Office said.

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Britain 'escalates search' for missing Londoner

British military forces have been sent to Malaysia to join the search for a missing Londoner. Charity worker Gareth Huntley has not been seen since Tuesday, when he failed to return from a trek in the Malaysian jungle.

Yesterday his family asked Prime Minister David Cameron to "make one phone call" to the country's leader "before time runs out". They have now been told the Government is working with the Malaysian military to escalate the search.

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