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Forest fires continue to rage across Balkans
Firefighters battle to contain flames as region experiences 15-day heat wave and worst drought in 50 years.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2012 18:48 GMT
Serbs urged to pray for rain as fires rage
Bishop makes plea as Russia joins efforts to tackle fires by sending planes equipped to drop water.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2012 22:30 GMT
Frozen Danube closed to shipping
Snow and extreme freeze bring Europe's busiest waterway to a halt, as cold snap claims more lives across the continent.
Last updated: 10 Feb 2012 20:46 GMT
Italy plans emergency talks as cold snap hits
Talks aimed at maximising gas supplies come as freezing weather and snowy conditions continue to wreak havoc on region.
Last updated: 07 Feb 2012 16:37 GMT
Deadly freeze moves west across Europe
More than 250 dead as temperatures plunge to nearly -40C, with Russia forced to reduce gas supplies to the continent.
Last updated: 05 Feb 2012 07:09 GMT
Deadly freeze extends icy grip on Europe
More than 200 killed across region as temperatures plunge to new lows, while vital gas supplies curtailed due to demand.
Last updated: 04 Feb 2012 17:00 GMT
Harsh winter kills scores in eastern Europe
Temperatures drop to minus 30C and below, causing power outages, traffic chaos and widespread closures.
Last updated: 03 Feb 2012 17:28 GMT
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