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Flooded French village becomes an island


To get to or from Courcoury in the Charente-Maritime department of France it's pretty simple - if you have a boat, or a tractor. Due to heavy rains and consequent flooding, the village of 700 inhabitants is transformed into an island, forcing local officials to organise "shuttles" to help them get in and out.

Added on the 08/02/2021 22:50:44 - Copyright : AFP EN

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