A mountain climber (center) injured in an avalanche is rescued at the base camp on Mount Manaslu in northern Nepal on Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012. The avalanche swept away climbers on a Himalayan peak and left at least nine dead and six others missing, officials said. (AP Photo/Simrik Air)

A mountain climber (center) injured in an avalanche is rescued at the base camp on Mount Manaslu in northern Nepal on Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012. The avalanche swept away climbers on a Himalayan peak and left at least nine dead and six others missing, officials said. (AP Photo/Simrik Air)