Fierce storm Xaver hits northern Europe

Thousands of home were evacuated across the UK as the storms caused surges and flooding.

    At least seven people have been killed by the hurricane-force winds and tidal surges which struck Northern Europe.

    Thousands of homes have been left without power and flights, rail and ferry services have been cancelled.

    In Eastern England, ten thousand homes were evacuated in Suffolk and Norfolk.

    Al Jazeera's Sonia Gallego reports from Norfolk.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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