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Sherpas, climbers brawl on Mt. Everest

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Tuesday, April 30, 2013

CBSnews: Those who attempt to summit the world's highest peak on Mount Everest prepare to battle nature, but, this weekend, three climbers say they faced a human foe.

Three experienced climbing partners claim the high-altitude brawl was touched off when they tried to climb around a group Sherpas who were working to fix a rope to the side of the mountain. The Sherpas yelled that the climbers had knocked ice down on them and injured one of their team.

 

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