The Foreign Ministry of Ukraine hopes that the Ukrainian climbers, who survived after an attack by an extremist militant group in northern Pakistan, will return home next week, director of the Information Policy Department of the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry Yevhen Perebyinis told a briefing on Friday.

"Two Ukrainian climbers have stayed in Islamabad to coordinate the return of the climbing equipment, which belongs to the expedition members," he said, Interfax informed.

He reminded that the equipment was left on the incident site, and now it is being gathered by Pakistani militants.

"We hope that in the near term the equipment will arrive to Islamabad and then two Ukrainian citizens-climbers who stay in Islamabad will arrive to Ukraine next week with the help of our embassy," he said.

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