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Queen celebrates Everest anniversary

Queen Elizabeth celebrates the 60th anniversary of the first ascent of Mount Everest at the Royal Geography Society on Wednesday. To mark the occaision, the queen met with Peter Hillary and Jamling Tenzing -- the sons of New Zealander Sir Edmond Hillary and Nepali Tenzing Norgay, part of the British expidition that conquered the summit first. The news reached London June 2, 1953 -- the day the Queen was crowned monarch at Westminster Abbey. Nearly 4,000 climbers have reached the Everest summit since the pioneering May 1953 climb, while around 240 have lost their lives on its slopes. A photography exhibition at the Royal Geographical Society tells the story of the men's journey. Celebrating their father's achievements again were the two men's sons. (SOUNDBITE) (English) JAMLING TENZING, SON OF TENZING NORGAY, SAYING: ''I always believe that you need to work together as a team, whether you are a westerner or a Sherpa, no matter what you are. On

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