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BBC News published this video item, entitled “Nepalese climbers make first K2 winter summit – BBC News” – below is their description.
A team of Nepalese climbers have become the first ever to summit the world’s second highest mountain in winter.
K2, along the Pakistan-China border, is notoriously challenging – with high winds and sub-zero temperatures.
One of the leading members of the team is a former Gurkha and British special forces soldier, Nirmal Purja. He spoke to BBC Pakistan correspondent Secunder Kermani.BBC News YouTube Channel
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Pakistan has a 1,046-kilometre (650-mile) coastline along the Arabian Sea and Gulf of Oman in the south and is bordered by India to the east, Afghanistan to the west, Iran to the southwest, and China to the northeast. It is separated narrowly from Tajikistan by Afghanistan’s Wakhan Corridor in the northwest, and also shares a maritime border with Oman.