Into blackness: Svalbard’s 12 biggest stories of 2015

Icepeople | January 6, 2016
The world's northernmost town was already facing the devastating loss of its cornerstone industry and a quarter of its residents – and then just before Christmas was permanently scarred by an avalanche that ranks as one of the area's worst-ever disasters.


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