China has saved almost 40 climbers caught in a snow storm

08110 © AP Photo / Ng Han GuanAmbulance in Beijing, China. Archival photo CCTV).

Earlier it was reported that during the climb a group of 30 climbers, two people were killed, another 23 were reported missing, five climbers were rescued.

According to the latest data, in total, were rescued 37 people, including missing. Confirmed the death of two climbers, one more continues to be missing. Search and rescue operation carried out jointly by the rescuers, police and professional team of climbers.

Mountain range Qinling stretches from the southwestern part of Gansu province to Shaanxi province and Henan. The highest point of the ridge is the peak Tibaani located at an altitude of 3767 meters.