Residents Return To Flooded Homes in Belgium as The Death Toll From Unprecedented Floods Rise

by 24USATVJuly 17, 2021, 3:50 p.m. 16
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Rescue and security operations continued in the village of Pepinster, Belgium, on Saturday, as waters began to recede from some of the worst-hit areas in western Europe's unprecedented floods. The Vesdre River spilled over its banks and sent water churning through the streets of Pepinster, near Liege, on Friday. The death toll from disastrous flooding in western Europe rose above 150 on Saturday as rescue workers toiled to clear up the devastation and prevent further damage. Belgium's national crisis center put the confirmed death toll in that country at 24 and said it expects the number to rise. Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm Bloomberg Quicktake brings you live global news and original shows spanning business, technology, politics and culture. Make sense of the stories changing your business and your world. To watch complete coverage on Bloomberg Quicktake 24/7, visit http://www.bloomberg.com/qt/live, or watch on Apple TV, Roku, Samsung Smart TV, Fire TV and Android TV on the Bloomberg app. Have a story to tell? Fill out this survey for a chance to have it featured on Bloomberg Quicktake: https://cor.us/surveys/27AF30 Connect with us on… YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/Bloomberg Breaking News on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/BloombergQuickTakeNews Twitter: https://twitter.com/quicktake Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/quicktake Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/quicktake

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