Skiing in Pakistan?

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Skiing in Pakistan?

If you thought avalanches posed a threat, try the Taliban
A boy uses wooden sticks for ski poles in Malam Jabba, Pakistan. Pakistan’s scenic Swat Valley, a former Taliban stronghold, hosts the country’s only ski resort, or what is left ot it.
Skiers get ready to hit the slops in Malam Jabba, Pakistan, in late January. The Swat Valley is known as the “Switzerland of Pakistan.”
Much of the resort in Malam Jabba, Pakistan, was destroyed by Taliban forces. There are efforts to revive the only public ski area in the country.

Skiing in Pakistan?

A boy uses wooden sticks for ski poles in Malam Jabba, Pakistan. Pakistan’s scenic Swat Valley, a former Taliban stronghold, hosts the country’s only ski resort, or what is left ot it.
Skiers get ready to hit the slops in Malam Jabba, Pakistan, in late January. The Swat Valley is known as the “Switzerland of Pakistan.”
Much of the resort in Malam Jabba, Pakistan, was destroyed by Taliban forces. There are efforts to revive the only public ski area in the country.
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