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Search continues for missing hikers after landslide

SWI   25 August 2017   Switzerland   Graubuenden  

Rescue services resumed their search for eight missing hikers on Friday following a massive landslide in a remote valley in canton Graubünden.
Rescuers are using a helicopter, dogs, thermal imaging and mobile phone location devices to look for eight people – from Switzerland, Germany and Austria – who have been missing since the landslide struck at the village of Bondo in eastern Switzerland on Wednesday.
The search had been called off after nightfall on Thursday for safety reasons.

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