Again in July, a group of Pakistan Military rescued a Russian mountaineer, Alexander Gukov, stranded on the Latok 1 mountain peak of the Karakoram Vary.
For Pakistan Military troopers who rescued the Russian mountaineer, the Russian President Vladimir Putin has awarded the ‘Order of Friendship’ to the 4 rescuers.
A press release printed within the Russian Gazette, the official authorities newspaper, is as follows:
Kazi Muhammad, Abid Rafik, Muhammad Anzhum Rafik and Fakhar-i-Abbas have turn into Knights of the Order of Friendship, for his or her participation within the operation to avoid wasting the Russian climber.
Pakistan Military Rescues Russian Mountaineer from Latok Peak
Stranded at about 20,650 ft on Latok I peak within the Biafo glacier area for six days, Alexander was saved by the Military after an intense helicopter mission and had been shifted to Mixed Navy Hospital (CMH) in Skardu for medical consideration. Three days previous to his recuse, he had exhausted his meals provides and as a result of unhealthy climate, it made the helicopter rescue nearly unattainable.
“The unprecedented rescue mission was undertaken by Pakistan military aviation helicopters beneath excessive climate situations making it the primary ever rescue from such a top in Pakistan,” learn a press launch from the military’s media wing.
Alexander went as much as the height alongside his accomplice Sergey Glazunov who sadly fell to his demise.
The Chief of Military Employees (COAS), Normal Qamar Javed Bajwa, personally went to go to the mountaineer in CMH Rawalpindi.
In a video message, the mountaineer additionally thanked the Pakistan Military and applauded the hospitality and bravado of the nation.
That is simply one of many rescues of the courageous Pakistan Military.
By way of: Geo