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Extreme cold weather hits Europe

02-10-2012 11:31 BJT

Men exercise at an outdoor gym in Valea Morilor park in Chisinau, Moldova Thursday
Feb. 9 , 2012. Freezing weather paralysed parts of Europe over past week, with some European countries experiencing their heaviest snowfall for decades.

A stray dog runs through the snow in a deserted park in the outskirts of
Bucharest, February 7, 2012 as icy weather continues across Europe. The
cold snap has killed hundreds of people across Europe and temperatures
in some countries plummeted to nearly minus 40 degree Celsius (minus 40
degree Fahrenheit). Officials on Tuesday warned of flooding when
temperatures rise and snow melts.

 

Editor:Liu Yan |Source: CNTV

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