Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Climbers killed by Tehrik-e-Taliban at Nanga Parbat Pakistan

The story at this link starts out: Nine foreign climbers from the Ukraine and China were among 10 people killed by gunmen in a late-night attack in Pakistan’s mountainous northern region, the country’s Interior Minister Nisar Ali Khan said.

Link: http://www.newsmaxworld.com/Asia/pakistan-taliban-himalayas-attack/2013/06/23/id/511357

Read the Polish climbing team's account (contains some good pictures): http://www.explorersweb.com/everest_k2/news.php?url=nanga-parbat-massacre-polish-team-descri_137235774

Read about the differences between Taliban and Tehrik-e-Taliban here: http://www.explorersweb.com/everest_k2/news.php?url=nanga-parbat-massacre-who-is-tehrik-e-ta_137225075
 

Please pray for the end of violence in Pakistan. 

h/t to www.ClimbingForChrist.org for alerting me to this story. 
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