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21 Jan 2019

According to a report by the Associated Press in Beijing, China plans to reduce the number of climbers attempting Everest (8848m) - or Mount Qomolangma as it is known in Tibetan - from the north by one-third this year to enable a cleanup operation to take place on the world's highest peak. Read more

Everest, Nuptse and Lhotse, 101 kb

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