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Mt. Everest / Mountain Climbers / Consul Interview #407029

CNN Evening News for Monday, May 13, 1996
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(Studio: Fionnuala Sweeney) Three teams of mountain climbers reported trapped by inclement weather on Mt. Everest.

(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Interview held with the United States consul at the Nepal embassy about the rescue efforts and the loss of life on Mt. Everest. [Voice of David SCHENSTED - doubts there are survivors among the five missing climbers; reviews the condition of the frostbitten American survivor and the historic rescue operation; describes the weather conditions that struck the climbers.]

Reporter(s):
Sweeney, Fionnuala;
Woodruff, Judy
Duration:
00:04:20

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