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Wednesday, August 21st, 2019

Body of missing Russian climber found on Kyrgyz mountains

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On Aug. 4, rescuers found the body of a missing climber from Russia in the mountains of ChongAlai, Osh Oblast, at an altitude of 6,200 meters, the Emergencies Ministry reported.

45yearold Russian citizen disappeared on July 27 during a descent from Lenin Peak in the ChongAlai. He got in touch with a height of 5 thousand meters, and then disappeared.

On July 30, at a height of 6300 meters, a backpack and a business card of a Russian climber were found.

Source: Kyrgyz National News Agency

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