A sherpa collects rubbish left on Mount Everest in a truer reflection of the situation. Photo: AFP A sherpa collects rubbish left on Mount Everest in a truer reflection of the situation. Photo: AFP
A sherpa collects rubbish left on Mount Everest in a truer reflection of the situation. Photo: AFP
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China’s fake news problem scales new heights with a load of rubbish about Mount Everest

  • Claims of abandoned bodies and tonnes of human waste went viral on Chinese social media
  • Authorities forced to clarify details of north base camp closure

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A sherpa collects rubbish left on Mount Everest in a truer reflection of the situation. Photo: AFP A sherpa collects rubbish left on Mount Everest in a truer reflection of the situation. Photo: AFP
A sherpa collects rubbish left on Mount Everest in a truer reflection of the situation. Photo: AFP
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