Subfreezing weather batters Europe, causing deaths and travel havoc
December 21, 2009
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December 20, 2009
WARSAW, Poland – Snowstorms and subfreezing temperatures have battered Europe, killing 29 people in Poland alone and wreaking havoc on air, train and car travellers from the Nordics to Italy on the last weekend before Christmas.