KATHMANDU (AFP) - The deaths of an Irish and a British climber on Mount Everest took the toll from a deadly week on the sector’s highest peak to 10, excursion organisers and officials said Saturday.

"A British climber made it to the summit this morning, however collapsed and died most effective 150 metres down," stated Murari Sharma of Everest Parivar day trip.

every other excursion organiser confirmed the demise of an Irishman on Friday on the Tibet aspect of Everest.