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Dhaulagiri summit push aborted

Posted: Oct 03, 2012 03:29 pm EDT

(Newsdesk/press release) Carlos Soria has descended to Dhaulagiri Base Camp after very strong wind prevented the summit attempt. The BBVA expedition will confirm if the weather forecast will allow for a new attack on the summit.
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File image of Carlos Soria, currently attempting Dhaulagiri at age 73.
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