Many people are killed as glacier slides onto dam building site at Saas-Fee. Switzerland.
Footage of the damage caused by large avalanches in the Pyrenees.
Huge avalanches block routes through Switzerland
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Man skiing down mountain, scientists studying avalanches, avalanche in progress.
Avalanches in the Alps are shifted by mortar fire before they get too big.
Footage of huge avalanche in Germany.
Aerial shots of villages and an army unit buried in the avalanche and other shots of villagers clearing snow from their rooves, rescue workers digging for victims.
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Val d'Isere, France, after an avalanche kills 39 people
Large snowfall has caused death and homelessness in Switzerland and Austria.
Good footage of an avalanche in progress.
Mourners lay family and friends to rest after an avalanche in Switzerland.
Footage of the devastating effects caused by an avalanche in the Alps, Switzerland.