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WARSAW — A French climber stranded on top of Pakistan’s Nanga Parbat, known as ‘Killer Mountain’, was rescued with the help of an elite climbing team from Poland.

French Mountainer Elisabeth Revol and her climbing companion, Tomasz Mackiewicz, had called for help on Friday from about 7,400 meters up Pakistan’s second highest peak, the 8,126 meter (26,660 feet) Nanga Parbat after they got stuck on the mountain.

According to the Deutsche Welle, Revol and Mackiewicz were climbing Nanga Parbat, when they got stuck at 7,400m (24,280ft) on Friday. And, they both had called for help on a satellite phone fro rescue.

Mackiewicz was reported to be in a critical condition after developing frostbite and snow blindness, while Revol also reported frostbite.

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Revol helped her polish companion set up a tent before descending to get help.

The elite Polish climbers who were attempting a first winter ascent of the nearby K2 mountain when they stopped their own climb and joined the rescue effort.

Pakistani military helicopter teams flying over Nanga Parbat saw Revol at 6,700 meters during daylight on Saturday. She managed to send a text message, saying “I keep going down, please helico tomorrow”.

The elite climbers found Revol on the 8,126-meter (26,660-foot) Nanga Parbat.

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