13-year-old becomes youngest to top Mount Everest
A 13-year-old American boy, Jordan Romero, on Saturday became the youngest climber to reach the world's highest peak, Mount Everest, according to information posted on his climbing team's blog.
A spokesperson for Romero’s climbing team confirmed that the boy achieved the 29,035-foot summit on Saturday.
Following the reports in the media about corruption in the Chief in Military Inspection of the Ministry of Defense, the management of the Ministry conducted an investigation and found serious violations in the actions of the Inspection, contact.az reported.
The main Kurdish militia in Rojava is the Democratic Union Party (PYD), an offshoot of the Turkish-Kurdish rebel movement known as the PKK. According to news reports, the PKK has sent several hundred fighters from Turkey to Syria to help the PYD against the jihadists.
Eurotunnel - which manages and operates Channel Tunnel services - says migrant incursions are now "an almost nightly occurrence" - in addition to Tuesday night's incident, some 2,000 migrants had tried to get into the terminal on Monday night.