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92 People Confirmed Dead In Flooding In Germany & Belgium.

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Dozens of people remain unaccounted for.

92 people have died during severe floods in Germany and Belgium.

Germany's Chancellor, Angela Merkel says the situation's a "catastrophe" - dozens of others are still missing.

Among the worst-hit German villages was Schuld, where several homes collapsed.

Andreas Mueller lives there and had to wait hours to know his in-laws were safe:

Soldiers have been deployed, though power outages are hampering rescue efforts.

Berlin Correspondent with the Irish Times Derek Scally says the rescue effort continued through the night

By Friday afternoon, the death toll had risen to 100 people.

There are fears that two dams could burst their banks and cause further flooding in Belgium and Germany

While authorities in Switzerland have also issued warnings about water levels there.

Tom Douglas reports


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