A family member a Sherpa climber is comforted by her relatives during a funeral rally of Nepali Sherpa climbers in Kathmandu April 21,
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Sherpas demand Everest boycott after killer avalanche

Climbing on Mount Everest has come to a halt, four days after an avalanche killed 16 sherpa mountain guides.

The Nepali government has been discussing compensation with families of the victims, but some sherpas are calling for a boycott.

Mariko Oi reports.

  • 23 Apr 2014
  • From the section Asia
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