Heavy snowfall strands 13,000 tourists in Swiss Alps

Heavy snowfall has cut off many villages and resorts across the Alps, trapping some 13,000 tourists at Zermatt, one of Switzerland’s most popular ski stations

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08:59 January 10, 2018
Workers clear snow from a train tunnel in Zermatt after heavy snowfall and avalanches trapped more than 13,000 tourists at Zermatt, one of Switzerland's most popular ski stations
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