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Channel Tunnel traffic resumes after power shutdown

Traffic through the Channel Tunnel between France and Britain was stopped in both directions for almost five hours on Tuesday after a power problem, before resuming mid-evening, managers said, adding that 17 trains had to be cancelled. Both Eurostar passenger trains and Eurotunnel services, transporting cars and trucks through the tunnel, were suspended from around 1300 GMT to 1730 GMT, a Eurostar spokeswoman said.
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