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May 29, 2012 2:17 pm

Climber Who Saved Man’s Life on Mount Everest to Receive Presidential Honor

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The north face of Mt. Everest. Photo: wiki commons.

JC – An Israeli who saved a Turkish climber’s life when he was moments from the Everest summit is to be awarded Israel’s Presidential Medal of Honour.

Nadav Ben Yehuda was on his way to becoming the youngest Israeli mountaineer to scale the mountain, when he saw that a fellow climber was in distress.

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