3 Israeli hikers stranded in Peruvian mountains

By JPOST.COM STAFF
May 16, 2007 09:31

Three Israeli backpackers became stranded Wednesday during a hike north of Lima, the capital of Peru. The three accidently became separated from their group and lost their way. The stranded backpackers sent out a distress signal to their insurance company using a satellite phone. The Foreign Ministry is working in conjunction with the local authorities in Peru to rescue the hikers.


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