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21 Photos Of The Worst Floods To Hit The Balkans In 120 Years

Parts of Bosnia and Serbia have declared a state of emergency.

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1. Parts of Bosnia and Serbia declared a state of emergency on Friday after heavy rains caused rivers to overflow, killing at least three people, forcing thousands to evacuate, and leaving thousands more without power, the BBC reported.

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Authorities are calling the flooding the region's worst in 120 years. As conditions worsen, emergency workers are scrambling to evacuate residents and reach those stranded without food or medicine.

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