Floods in northern Italy
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Severe flooding has devastated parts of northern Italy

Severe flooding has devastated parts of northern Italy. At least five people have died and eight more are missing.

Buildings and roads have been damaged and a huge clear-up operation is underway.

The worst affected areas are the northern provinces of Tuscany and Liguria.

Bill Hayton reports.

  • 27 Oct 2011
  • From the section Europe