Torrential Rainfall Causes Destructive Flooding in Greece
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A woman wades across a flooded highway during a rainstorm on Feb. 22, 2013. Hours of heavy rainfall in Athens caused extensive flooding, forcing authorities to close major roads and a central subway station.
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A man tries to remove a car from a flooded underpass near Athens after hours of torrential flooding.
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A woman shelters at a bus top from flooding on a flooded highway linking Athens with Piraeus in Greece.
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Residents hold brooms as they look at floodwater on a road in northern Athens.
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A man tries to remove a car from a flooded road near Athens after a rainstorm.
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A worker removes debris from a flooded road in central Athens.
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A man inspects his flooded basement in northern Athens.
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A flash of lighting is seen in Piraeus, Greece during a torrential rainstorm.
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A woman walks along a central partition on a flooded highway in Greece.