Vladimir Belous has been airlifted from K2 after having to descend with frostbite. He had frostbite to the first finger on the right hand and three fingers on the left hand. He will fly to Moscow after leaving Pakistan.
Meanwhile the Russian expedition have had to rest at base camp while the weather is too difficult to climb. Nick Totmjanin lead a small group of climbers past camp 2 but had to descend because of bad weather.
Source: 2011/12 Russian K2 expedition