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Tag: Avalanche

Discovery Plans Documentary About Mount Everest Avalanche

But is it too soon? The Discovery network is working on a documentary about the avalanche on Mount Everest on Friday in which 13 Sherpas were killed and three more are missing and presumed dead.

Posted on Apr 22, 2014 READ MORE

Everest Avalanche Death Toll Reaches 13

Rescuers on Mount Everest found the body of a 13th Nepalese guide Saturday as authorities ruled out hope of finding any more survivors from the deadliest accident ever on the world’s highest peak.

Posted on Apr 19, 2014 READ MORE

Afghan avalanche rescue
AP / Musadeq Sadeq

Rescuers Still Searching for Avalanche Victims in Afghanistan

More than 165 people have been killed by a series of deadly snow avalanches in a mountain pass in northeast Afghanistan that trapped dozens of victims in their vehicles and sent others into the valley below on Monday. Rescuers were still digging and searching for possible survivors in the Salang Pass on Thursday.

Posted on Feb 11, 2010 READ MORE

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