Update: Early Today we received a message from Alexander
Abramov leader of the
7 Summits Club expedition
below is the unedited message
22.05.2005 at 17.00 Victor Mliner & Vladimir Lande arrived to ABC.
Their filling is well. Sherpas of china's expedition find body of climber
on the altitude 8800. This body is look as Marko... Six sherpas, which
climb together with members arrived to ABC. Pasang Dorji is freese
[frostbite] his right hand.
Abramov Leader of expedition.
EverestNews.com decided to hold the e-mail, but we
understand it is now being posted across the internet in various forms.
Note: On May, 21st at 12:30
local time members of the international expedition 7 Summits Club Slovenes Маrko
Lihteneker (45) and Viktor Mlinar (38) summited Everest, but Marko did not