Lorry drivers stuck in two-day traffic jam in Russia


Heavy snowfall has created a huge traffic jam on a major motorway in Russia, trapping thousands of vehicles.

Media reports put the length of the traffic jam in the north-western Tver region at up to 200km (124 miles) - but officials said it was about 20km.

The BBC's Denise Hammick reports.

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