Germany declares state of emergency over snow storms

Second-highest avalanche warning level in force across German Alps after seven people died during weekend of heavy snow.

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    Europe is bracing for more freezing cold after seven people died in the German Alps during a weekend of heavy snow.

    The second-highest avalanche warning level is now in force across the Alps region.

     

    Al Jazeera's Dorsa Jabbari reports.


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