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British tourist captures avalanche sweeping over group in Kyrgyzstan

Ten people, including nine Britons, are reported to have survived after a huge avalanche swept over them in the Tian Shan mountains in Kyrgyzstan. Footage uploaded on Instagram by Harry Shimmin, one of the people on the trekking tour, showed snow starting to break down a mountain in the distance, before sweeping towards them before forcing the group to take cover as the snow went over the top of them.

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