Urgent: Chinese surveying team reaches Mt. Qomolangma summit

Members of a Chinese surveying team head for the summit of Mt. Qomolangma on May 27, 2020. (Xinhua / Tashi Tsering)

MOUNT QOMOLANGMA BASE CAMP, May 27 (Xinhua)-A Chinese surveying team reached the summit of Mount Qomolangma on Wednesday morning, a crucial step in the country’s mission to remeasure the height of the world’s highest peak, sources at the base camp said.