RealNews

Nepal asks rebels to end extorting Everest climbers

Nepal’s interim government asked Maoist rebels on Monday to stop taking money from tourists and climbers in the Mount Everest region, which until now had been considered safe from the guerrillas. Climbers said the rebels collected 100 Nepali rupees ($1.4) from every climber, especially foreigners, for a day in the Everest region. Full Story

OODA Analyst

OODA Analyst

OODA is comprised of a unique team of international experts capable of providing advanced intelligence and analysis, strategy and planning support, risk and threat management, training, decision support, crisis response, and security services to global corporations and governments.