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The rescuers decided to suspend for six months the search for the tourists caught in an avalanche in the Altai. It is reported RIA Novosti with reference to the regional EMERCOM.
This decision was taken because of the danger of a possible secondary avalanche. It is also noted that in connection with adverse weather conditions for the third day, it is impossible to use aircraft to search for, and communication with rescuers is carried out unilaterally.
6 may the parents of seven climbers from a section of mountain tourism Novosibirsk state University was killed while climbing the fourth category of complexity on the South-Chuyskiy ridge for avalanche. Members of the tourist group were professional climbers and knew that heading into a dangerous area.
At the moment, found the bodies of five dead.
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