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Cruise companies have been forced to cancel several of their river cruises following the severe floods that have hit parts of germany, austria and eastern europe cities including budapest, bratislava and prague have all been affected by the “unprecedented and severe flooding throughout areas of central europe” following heavy rainfall.
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