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"About 15 persons wearing Gilgit Scouts uniform and masked, attacked the Base Camp. First they took away all available mobiles and Thuraya satellite telephones forcefully and beat many mountaineers."
courtesy Alpine Club of Pakistan, SOURCE

Alpine Club of Pakistan Condemns Mountaineers' Massacre

Posted: Jun 25, 2013 05:53 pm EDT

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(Newsdesk/Press release Alpine Club of Pakistan, Islamabad, Pakistan) The Alpine Club of Pakistan has strongly condemned the heinous and deplorable massacre of ten foreign mountaineers and one local kitchen staff at the 4,200m high Diamer Base Camp of Nanga Parbat (8,125 m). In the early hours of Sunday [June 23] Alpine Club member and a trekking guide, Mr Sawal Faqir of Diamer, reported this sad and shocking incident to ACP officials, who immediately informed the concerned officials at Ministry of Kashmir Affairs...

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