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Foreign climbers will return, but not without security

An edited version of this article was first published in The Express Tribune on Aug 1, 2013. Militant attacks might not deter foreign mountaineers from visiting Pakistan’s glorious peaks in the future. But for now, the international mountaineering community is looking for some answers. Colonel (Retired) Manzoor Hussain, President of the Alpine Club of Pakistan […]

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Pakistani trekkers share adventure experiences

An edited version of this article was first published in The Express Tribune on Dec 31, 2o12. Islamabad – The view from the top of the 5,940-metre Gondogoro Pass must have made Atif Mukhtar and his fellow trekkers forget the fatigue of their trek. For the final stages of the ascent, they had to wade […]

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