Kazbek Khamitsayev summited Everest
on May 13th, 1995 as the leader of the Russian expedition...
Kazbek Khamitsayev currently is
chairman of North Ossetia's mountaineering club. He was recently in
the news, when a huge chunk of glacier that crashed down a
mountainside in southern Russia, was reported to have killed as many
as 150 people. He attributed the glacier's fall to humid, rainy
weather in the area this summer (2002).
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