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Flood Waters Sweep Across Europe

German authorities have ordered the evacuation of several villages as flooding continues to sweep across central Europe.
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Volunteers carry sandbags to make a barrier near the river Elbe in the town of Wittenberge, Germany, June 10, 2013.
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Volunteers carry sandbags to make a barrier near the river Elbe in the town of Wittenberge, Germany, June 10, 2013.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel meets volunteers reinforcing a dyke at the bank of the river Elbe in the town of Wittenberge, Germany, June 10, 2013.
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German Chancellor Angela Merkel meets volunteers reinforcing a dyke at the bank of the river Elbe in the town of Wittenberge, Germany, June 10, 2013.

Cars emerge from the subsiding floods of the Danube river at a car dealership in Fischerdorf, Germany, June 10, 2013.
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Cars emerge from the subsiding floods of the Danube river at a car dealership in Fischerdorf, Germany, June 10, 2013.

A new Jaguar convertible stands in a showroom covered with a thin film of mud after the floods of the nearby Danube river subsided in Fischerdorf, Germany, June 9, 2013.
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A new Jaguar convertible stands in a showroom covered with a thin film of mud after the floods of the nearby Danube river subsided in Fischerdorf, Germany, June 9, 2013.

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