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Central Europe / Flood / Germany #418231

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Jul 31, 1997
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(Studio: Fionnuala Sweeney) Report introduced.

(Hohenwutzen, Germany: Betsy Aaron) The battle in Germany along the Oder River to hold back the flood waters featured; scenes shown of dike building operation and the now-threatened towns in the north. [Brandenburg interior minister Alwin ZIEL - (thru translator) says the picture is not optimistic.] [German Army Major Michael RUESS, SOLDIER - (thru translator) offer views on the water in and behind the dike.]

Reporter(s):
Aaron, Betsy;
Sweeney, Fionnuala
Duration:
00:03:00

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