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This picture taken on March 13, 2013 in Sierre, in the Swiss canton of Valais, shows the entrance of the tunnel in which 28 people died a year ago. A ceremony in memory of the 22 Belgian school children and six adults killed in a horrific bus accident in the Swiss Alps will take place on the one-year anniversary of the tragedy near the accident site. The small town of Sierre in the southern canton of Valais announced on its website on February 21 that it would host the ceremony at 6:00 pm (1700 GMT) on March 13 at the town church, a year after the Belgian bus smashed into the wall of a nearby Alpine tunnel at 100 kilometres (65 miles) an hour. AFP PHOTO / BORIS HEGER (Photo credit should read BORIS HEGER/AFP/Getty Images)
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This picture taken on March 13, 2013 in Sierre, in the Swiss canton of Valais, shows the entrance of the tunnel in which 28 people died a year ago. A ceremony in memory of the 22 Belgian school children and six adults killed in a horrific bus accident in the Swiss Alps will take place on the one-year anniversary of the tragedy near the accident site. The small town of Sierre in the southern canton of Valais announced on its website on February 21 that it would host the ceremony at 6:00 pm (1700 GMT) on March 13 at the town church, a year after the Belgian bus smashed into the wall of a nearby Alpine tunnel at 100 kilometres (65 miles) an hour. AFP PHOTO / BORIS HEGER (Photo credit should read BORIS HEGER/AFP/Getty Images)
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This picture taken on March 13 2013 in Sierre in the Swiss canton of... News Photo 163601884Canton,Death,Emergencies and Disasters,Entrance,Horizontal,People,Picture,Showing,Sierre,Swiss Culture,Switzerland,Tunnel,Valais CantonPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPThis picture taken on March 13, 2013 in Sierre, in the Swiss canton of Valais, shows the entrance of the tunnel in which 28 people died a year ago. A ceremony in memory of the 22 Belgian school children and six adults killed in a horrific bus accident in the Swiss Alps will take place on the one-year anniversary of the tragedy near the accident site. The small town of Sierre in the southern canton of Valais announced on its website on February 21 that it would host the ceremony at 6:00 pm (1700 GMT) on March 13 at the town church, a year after the Belgian bus smashed into the wall of a nearby Alpine tunnel at 100 kilometres (65 miles) an hour. AFP PHOTO / BORIS HEGER (Photo credit should read BORIS HEGER/AFP/Getty Images)