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Rescue Operations in Japan Avalanche

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Rescue Operations in Japan Avalanche

Firefighters make rescue operation at a ski resort following an avalanche in Nasu, Tochigi prefecture, Monday, March 27, 2017. Several high school students are feared dead after being caught in an avalanche Monday during a mountain climbing outing at a ski resort. (Kyodo News via AP)

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Rescue Operations in Japan Avalanche

Rescuers carry the people who got injured in an avalanche at a ski resort in Nasu, Tochigi prefecture, Monday, March 27, 2017. Eight Japanese high school students are feared dead after being caught in an avalanche Monday during a mountain climbing outing at a ski resort, authorities and media said. (Yoshitaka Sugawara/Kyodo News via AP)

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Rescue Operations in Japan Avalanche

Rescuers carry the people who got injured in an avalanche at a ski resort in Nasu, Tochigi prefecture, Monday, March 27, 2017. Authorities said six Japanese high school students have been found unconscious after they were caught in the avalanche Monday morning. (Kyodo News via AP)