It was founded 40 remains of alpinists on the Lenin Peak.

In Kyrgyzstan on the slop of Lenin Peak it was founded 40 remains of alpinists who was lost

in 1990 inform the RIA News reference to Secretary of State Tourists Agency of Government in
Kyrgyzstan Akbar Gigitov.

In Kyrgyzstan on the slop of Lenin Peak it was founded 40 remains of alpinists who was lost
in
1990 inform the RIA News reference to Secretary of State Tourists Agency of Government in
Kyrgyzstan Akbar Gigitov.

It was the International Expedition where took part 42 participants from USSR, Czechoslovakia,
Spain, Italy, Swiss and Israel . They were lost on 13 July in 1990. At 21.30 local time on the North
part of Afghanistan it was a magnitude 7 earthquake. What provoke to powerful avalanche and
covered the tent camp at the altitude of 3500m. Two persons came through alive.

The Lenin peak is the highest peak (7134m) of Zaalaski mountain range . It was the name Peak
Kaufmann before 1928 in honour of the geographer Konstantin Kaufmann who discovered the
peak.

 

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