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Belgium floods

<p>A resident stands in his flooded living-room in his house in Lot, near Brussels, November 15, 2010. Several rivers burst their banks due to heavy rain, flooding several towns and villages in Belgium. REUTERS/Yves Herman</p>

A resident stands in his flooded living-room in his house in Lot, near Brussels, November 15, 2010. Several rivers burst their banks due to heavy rain, flooding several towns and villages in Belgium. REUTERS/Yves Herman

A resident stands in his flooded living-room in his house in Lot, near Brussels, November 15, 2010. Several rivers burst their banks due to heavy rain, flooding several towns and villages in Belgium. REUTERS/Yves Herman

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<p>A girl cleans the floor of a flooded house in Tubize, near Brussels, November 15, 2010.   REUTERS/Francois Lenoir</p>

A girl cleans the floor of a flooded house in Tubize, near Brussels, November 15, 2010. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A girl cleans the floor of a flooded house in Tubize, near Brussels, November 15, 2010. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

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<p>A girl cleans the stairs of her flooded house in Tubize, near Brussels, November 15, 2010.   REUTERS/Francois Lenoir</p>

A girl cleans the stairs of her flooded house in Tubize, near Brussels, November 15, 2010. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A girl cleans the stairs of her flooded house in Tubize, near Brussels, November 15, 2010. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

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<p>A resident removes her child from a flooded street in Tubize, near Brussels, November 15, 2010.   REUTERS/Francois Lenoir</p>

A resident removes her child from a flooded street in Tubize, near Brussels, November 15, 2010. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A resident removes her child from a flooded street in Tubize, near Brussels, November 15, 2010. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

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<p>A child sits on a chair among rubbish as residents clean their flooded house in Tubize, near Brussels, November 15, 2010.   REUTERS/Francois Lenoir </p>

A child sits on a chair among rubbish as residents clean their flooded house in Tubize, near Brussels, November 15, 2010. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A child sits on a chair among rubbish as residents clean their flooded house in Tubize, near Brussels, November 15, 2010. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

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<p>A boy is seen at a flooded street in Lot, near Brussels, November 15, 2010.    REUTERS/Yves Herman</p>

A boy is seen at a flooded street in Lot, near Brussels, November 15, 2010. REUTERS/Yves Herman

A boy is seen at a flooded street in Lot, near Brussels, November 15, 2010. REUTERS/Yves Herman

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<p>People look at a flooded street in Sint-Pieters Leeuw, near Brussels, November 15, 2010.  REUTERS/Yves Herman </p>

People look at a flooded street in Sint-Pieters Leeuw, near Brussels, November 15, 2010. REUTERS/Yves Herman

People look at a flooded street in Sint-Pieters Leeuw, near Brussels, November 15, 2010. REUTERS/Yves Herman

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<p>A car is trapped in a flooded area in Lot, near Brussels, November 15, 2010.    REUTERS/Yves Herman</p>

A car is trapped in a flooded area in Lot, near Brussels, November 15, 2010. REUTERS/Yves Herman

A car is trapped in a flooded area in Lot, near Brussels, November 15, 2010. REUTERS/Yves Herman

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<p>Residents stand in a flooded street in Lot, near Brussels, November 15, 2010.   REUTERS/Yves Herman</p>

Residents stand in a flooded street in Lot, near Brussels, November 15, 2010. REUTERS/Yves Herman

Residents stand in a flooded street in Lot, near Brussels, November 15, 2010. REUTERS/Yves Herman

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<p>Belgium's Crown Prince Philippe (2nd L) and Hugo Casaer (L), mayor of Beersel Lot, visit a flooded area in Lot, near Brussels November 15, 2010.   REUTERS/Yves Herman</p>

Belgium's Crown Prince Philippe (2nd L) and Hugo Casaer (L), mayor of Beersel Lot, visit a flooded area in Lot, near Brussels November 15, 2010. REUTERS/Yves Herman

Belgium's Crown Prince Philippe (2nd L) and Hugo Casaer (L), mayor of Beersel Lot, visit a flooded area in Lot, near Brussels November 15, 2010. REUTERS/Yves Herman

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<p>Belgium's Crown Prince Philippe (R) visits a flooded area in Lot, near Brussels November 15, 2010.    REUTERS/Yves Herman</p>

Belgium's Crown Prince Philippe (R) visits a flooded area in Lot, near Brussels November 15, 2010. REUTERS/Yves Herman

Belgium's Crown Prince Philippe (R) visits a flooded area in Lot, near Brussels November 15, 2010. REUTERS/Yves Herman

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<p>A resident cleans the stairs of a flooded house in Tubize, near Brussels, November 15, 2010.   REUTERS/Francois Lenoir</p>

A resident cleans the stairs of a flooded house in Tubize, near Brussels, November 15, 2010. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A resident cleans the stairs of a flooded house in Tubize, near Brussels, November 15, 2010. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

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<p>Rubbish hang on barb wire after floods in Tubize, near Brussels, November 15, 2010.   REUTERS/Francois Lenoir</p>

Rubbish hang on barb wire after floods in Tubize, near Brussels, November 15, 2010. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

Rubbish hang on barb wire after floods in Tubize, near Brussels, November 15, 2010. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

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<p>A man pushes his bicycle through a flooded street in Lot, near Brussels November 15, 2010.   REUTERS/Yves Herman </p>

A man pushes his bicycle through a flooded street in Lot, near Brussels November 15, 2010. REUTERS/Yves Herman

A man pushes his bicycle through a flooded street in Lot, near Brussels November 15, 2010. REUTERS/Yves Herman

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<p>A resident walks with his bicycle next to water pumps in a flooded street of Swalm November 13, 2010.   REUTERS/Francois Lenoir</p>

A resident walks with his bicycle next to water pumps in a flooded street of Swalm November 13, 2010. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A resident walks with his bicycle next to water pumps in a flooded street of Swalm November 13, 2010. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

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<p>Belgian firefighters evacuate local residents with a rescue boat in a flooded area in Tubize November 14, 2010.   REUTERS/Francois Lenoir</p>

Belgian firefighters evacuate local residents with a rescue boat in a flooded area in Tubize November 14, 2010. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

Belgian firefighters evacuate local residents with a rescue boat in a flooded area in Tubize November 14, 2010. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

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<p>A firefighter walks past water pumps in a flooded street of Swalm November 13, 2010.   REUTERS/Francois Lenoir </p>

A firefighter walks past water pumps in a flooded street of Swalm November 13, 2010. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A firefighter walks past water pumps in a flooded street of Swalm November 13, 2010. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

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<p>Pedestrians look at submerged cars in a flooded area in Tubize November 14, 2010.   REUTERS/Francois Lenoir</p>

Pedestrians look at submerged cars in a flooded area in Tubize November 14, 2010. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

Pedestrians look at submerged cars in a flooded area in Tubize November 14, 2010. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

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<p>A local resident stands on the stairs leading to his garden in a flooded area in Tubize November 14, 2010.   REUTERS/Francois Lenoir</p>

A local resident stands on the stairs leading to his garden in a flooded area in Tubize November 14, 2010. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A local resident stands on the stairs leading to his garden in a flooded area in Tubize November 14, 2010. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

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<p>A resident looks at a flooded restaurant near the Swalm river in Swalm November 13, 2010.   REUTERS/Francois Lenoir</p>

A resident looks at a flooded restaurant near the Swalm river in Swalm November 13, 2010. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A resident looks at a flooded restaurant near the Swalm river in Swalm November 13, 2010. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

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