12 dead in Mt. Everest avalanche

Apr 18, 2014 6:35 AM

KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) - The world's highest mountain has seen its deadliest-ever disaster today.

As Nepalese Sherpa guides worked to set up ropes for other climbers on Mount Everest, an avalanche swept down the climbing route. At least 12 of the guides were killed, and four others are missing.


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