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In a stunning development, the worlds oldest touristic company Thomas Cook, files bankruptcy and leaves as many as 600.000 tourists stranded. Britain starts the largest civilian repatriation effort in history, codename „operation Matterhorn“ . Low bookings and a weak pound due to Brexit uncertainty is said to have plaid a significant role in this economic disaster.
Tensions escalated in a Tunesian hotel, where tourists were factually held hostage, until they paid their hotel bill (Which they had already. To Thomas Cook)