/ NEWS: Russian K2 Winter Attempt Tragedy

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UKC News - on 06 Feb 2012
A size comparison of the Matterhorn North face with the huge South Face of K2, 4 kbThe current Russian winter attempt on K2 has been abandoned after
the Russian climber Vitaliy Gorelik died at Base Camp earlier today.
The Russian team had made it to 7200m a few days ago but had been turned back by bad weather and a forecast for more bad weather to come. Gorelik had suffered...

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