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Nepal: 8 climbers killed in massive landslide on Mt Gurja

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    Kathmandu, Oct 13: In a tragic incident, at least eight climbers, including five Korean nationals, were killed in a massive landslide on Nepal's Mount Gurja on Saturday.

    Nepal: 8 climbers killed in massive landslide on Mt Gurja

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    Earlier, they were reported to be missing in the landslide.

    According to The Himalayan report, Wangchu Sherpa, Managing Director at Trekking Camp Nepal said that five Korean climbers - of Koreanway Gurja Himal Expedition 2018 - including team leader Kim Chang-ho, along with their support staff were killed in the incident last evening.

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    Other deceased Korean climbers of the expedition have been identified as Lee Jaehun, Rim Il-jin, Yoo Youngjik, and Jeong Joon-mo.

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