Hopes fade for French climbers missing in Himalayas

  • The trio, who were attempting to scale Mingbo Eiger, a 6,000-meter peak near Mount Everest, Nepal, were last heard from via satellite phone on Oct. 26
  • The three young climbers have been named as Thomas Arfi, Louis Pachoud and Gabriel Miloche and were part of an eight-strong expedition
By AFP ·