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Venice hit by worst flooding in two years

A view of St Mark's Square flooded at night is seen during a period of seasonal high water in Venice November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri

A view of St Mark's Square flooded at night is seen during a period of seasonal high water in Venice November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri

A view of St Mark's Square flooded at night is seen during a period of seasonal high water in Venice November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri
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Tourists walk on raised platforms for flood waters in St. Mark Square during a period of seasonal high water in Venice October 27, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri

Tourists walk on raised platforms for flood waters in St. Mark Square during a period of seasonal high water in Venice October 27, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri

Tourists walk on raised platforms for flood waters in St. Mark Square during a period of seasonal high water in Venice October 27, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri
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People walk in a flooded street during a period of seasonal high water in Venice November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri

People walk in a flooded street during a period of seasonal high water in Venice November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri

People walk in a flooded street during a period of seasonal high water in Venice November 1, 2012. REUTERS/Manuel Silvestri
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