Mount Everest Brawl Pits Climbers vs. Sherpas

Officials in Nepal investigate reports of fighting between foreign climbers and their guides.
0:51 | 04/29/13

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Climbing Mount Everest is challenging enough battling elements battling to -- but what about when the conflict turns from man vs nature to man vs man well. That's apparently exactly what happened yesterday on the world's highest mountain. More than 24000. Feet up a fight broke out between a group of famous climbers and -- while approaching eight base camp. Shimon -- of Italy -- at least stack up Switzerland and Jonathan grip it angered the sharp but by ignoring their orders not to touch wrote they were securing. The trio continued to climb and then some ice spell hitting the sharp -- Prompting them to storm the climbers -- punching and kicking them. Both sides accuse the other of starting the fight but had since apparently apologized to each other and the European team will resume their -- up Everest.

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