Following discussions with the Burmese rescue effort, the mission to rescue Aung Myint Myat and Wai Yan Min Thu has been postponed until rainy conditions on the Himalayan mountain subside.
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Burmese mountaineering team Thabawa Khawthan, literally “nature’s call”, has announced plans to scale Hkakabo Razi, at 19,000 feet the highest mountain in Southeast Asia and the tri-border point for Burma,[…]
A helicopter that went in search of two missing Burmese mountaineers on Hkakabo Razi has crashed, according to a report by Xinhua citing sources at the Htoo Foundation, sponsors of[…]
A Thai helicopter supporting the search and rescue operation for two missing Burmese mountaineers has reportedly gone missing. The helicopter, Advance Aviation B-4, was on its way to Hkakabo Razi[…]
Burmese tycoon Tay Za appears to have taken over the rescue effort to find missing mountaineers Myint Myat and Wai Yan Min Thu on the Himalayan peak of Hkakabo Razi.[…]
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