MOUNT EVEREST, 20th May, 2016 (WAM) – The UAE Armed Forces’ team who scaled the 8, 848-metre Mount Everest on Thursday, began their descent after the successful feat.

On the way back to the base camp the team will face variable weather conditions frequently faced by all climbers.

The doctor, Dr. Hashel Al Tunaiji, who is accompanying the team, said the team members are in good health.

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