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China’s latest hero is a 69-year-old double amputee who conquered Everest

Echo Huang
China’s latest hero is a 69-year-old double amputee who conquered Everest

A Chinese double amputee who finally made it to the peak of Mount Everest on his fifth try has won the hearts of Chinese internet users in awe of his bravery and perseverance. Xia Boyu, a 69-year-old man who first attempted to scale Everest four decades ago, became the second double amputee to reach the…