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Polish climbers reported missing on Mount Elbrus

Three Polish climbers have been reported missing on Mount Elbrus, the highest mountain in the Caucasus range.

Mount Elbrus.
Mount Elbrus. Image by Konstantin Malanchev / CC BY 2.0

Rescue teams were deployed to search for the climbers and it’s believed that a backpack belonging to one of the missing people has been found, but deteriorating weather conditions forced the search to be called off on Monday afternoon. The search was due to resume on Tuesday. Read more: thenews.pl