Bodies of South Korean climbers killed in Himalayas are returned home

Family members mourn as the coffin carrying a body of one of the five South Korean climbers who were killed in the Himalayas is moved to a hearse, at Incheon International Airport in Incheon, South Korea, October 17, 2018. Yonhap via REUTERS

SEOUL (Reuters) – The bodies of five South Korean mountaineers who lost their lives climbing in the Himalayas were returned to their home country on Wednesday, with officials blaming the disaster on a “sudden gust of wind.” The team of nine, including four Nepali guides, died in Nepal’s worst climbing disaster in two years when […]

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