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Nepal: A Sherpa’s Story

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Nepal’s mountaineering industry suffered two consecutive tragic years in 2014 and 2015. On 18th April 2014, sixteen expedition workers were killed in an avalanche that swept through the Khumbu Icefall on Mount Qomolangma or Everest. The following year, the 25th April 2015 earthquake claimed 22 lives at the Mount Everest base camp. As expedition workers