Wall of snow blocks avalanche rescuers
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Italy avalanche aerials show stranded rescuers

Rescuers have struggled to reach the hotel engulfed by an avalanche in central Italy because of heavy snow.

Aerial pictures show scores of rescue vehicles lined up as a snow-plough tries to break through.

  • 19 Jan 2017
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