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Heat wave bakes Europe

A woman sunbathes on the beach, as the heatwave hits France, in Le Hourdel, near Cayeux-sur-Mer, France, June 29. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol

A woman sunbathes on the beach, as the heatwave hits France, in Le Hourdel, near Cayeux-sur-Mer, France, June 29. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol

A woman sunbathes on the beach, as the heatwave hits France, in Le Hourdel, near Cayeux-sur-Mer, France, June 29. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol
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People enjoy sunbathing at a beach by the Baltic Sea in Travemuende, Germany, June 30. REUTERS/Fabian Bimmer

People enjoy sunbathing at a beach by the Baltic Sea in Travemuende, Germany, June 30. REUTERS/Fabian Bimmer

People enjoy sunbathing at a beach by the Baltic Sea in Travemuende, Germany, June 30. REUTERS/Fabian Bimmer
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People stand in a small lake next to a beer garden in the English Garden in Munich, Germany, June 30. REUTERS/Andreas Gebert

People stand in a small lake next to a beer garden in the English Garden in Munich, Germany, June 30. REUTERS/Andreas Gebert

People stand in a small lake next to a beer garden in the English Garden in Munich, Germany, June 30. REUTERS/Andreas Gebert
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Firefighters are seen near wildfires in Alto de la Centenera, near Cuevas del Valle, Spain June 29. Christopher Moreira via REUTERS

Firefighters are seen near wildfires in Alto de la Centenera, near Cuevas del Valle, Spain June 29. Christopher Moreira via REUTERS

Firefighters are seen near wildfires in Alto de la Centenera, near Cuevas del Valle, Spain June 29. Christopher Moreira via REUTERS
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A tourist cools herself in a fountain as she visits the archaeological site of the Temple of Zeus in Athens, Greece July 4. REUTERS/Costas Baltas

A tourist cools herself in a fountain as she visits the archaeological site of the Temple of Zeus in Athens, Greece July 4. REUTERS/Costas Baltas

A tourist cools herself in a fountain as she visits the archaeological site of the Temple of Zeus in Athens, Greece July 4. REUTERS/Costas Baltas
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A couple in wedding outfits use the shade of a tree, during high temperatures, in Hyde Park in London, Britain, June 29. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

A couple in wedding outfits use the shade of a tree, during high temperatures, in Hyde Park in London, Britain, June 29. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

A couple in wedding outfits use the shade of a tree, during high temperatures, in Hyde Park in London, Britain, June 29. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls
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People enjoy sunbathing at a beach by the Baltic Sea in Travemuende, Germany, June 30. REUTERS/Fabian Bimmer

People enjoy sunbathing at a beach by the Baltic Sea in Travemuende, Germany, June 30. REUTERS/Fabian Bimmer

People enjoy sunbathing at a beach by the Baltic Sea in Travemuende, Germany, June 30. REUTERS/Fabian Bimmer
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Trees burn during a forest fire near Maials, west of Tarragona, Spain, June 27. REUTERS/Albert Gea

Trees burn during a forest fire near Maials, west of Tarragona, Spain, June 27. REUTERS/Albert Gea

Trees burn during a forest fire near Maials, west of Tarragona, Spain, June 27. REUTERS/Albert Gea
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A man tries to cool himself with a fan in central Madrid, Spain, June 27. REUTERS/Juan Medina

A man tries to cool himself with a fan in central Madrid, Spain, June 27. REUTERS/Juan Medina

A man tries to cool himself with a fan in central Madrid, Spain, June 27. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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Tourists seek shelter from the sun while others walk by with an umbrella, as a heatwave hits Europe, in Valletta, Malta, June 26. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi

Tourists seek shelter from the sun while others walk by with an umbrella, as a heatwave hits Europe, in Valletta, Malta, June 26. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi

Tourists seek shelter from the sun while others walk by with an umbrella, as a heatwave hits Europe, in Valletta, Malta, June 26. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi
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A man stretches near fountains in Nice as a heatwave hits much of the country, France, June 27. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

A man stretches near fountains in Nice as a heatwave hits much of the country, France, June 27. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

A man stretches near fountains in Nice as a heatwave hits much of the country, France, June 27. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
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People cool off on the Miroir d'Eau (Mirror of Water), a public art piece on the quay of the Garonne river as France prepares to swelter in record high June temperatures, in Bordeaux, France June 26. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau

People cool off on the Miroir d'Eau (Mirror of Water), a public art piece on the quay of the Garonne river as France prepares to swelter in record high June temperatures, in Bordeaux, France June 26. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau

People cool off on the Miroir d'Eau (Mirror of Water), a public art piece on the quay of the Garonne river as France prepares to swelter in record high June temperatures, in Bordeaux, France June 26. REUTERS/Regis Duvignau
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Festival goers enjoy the hot weather during Glastonbury Festival at Worthy farm in Somerset, Britain June 27. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Festival goers enjoy the hot weather during Glastonbury Festival at Worthy farm in Somerset, Britain June 27. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

Festival goers enjoy the hot weather during Glastonbury Festival at Worthy farm in Somerset, Britain June 27. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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A wildfire is seen near the city of Toledo, Spain June 28. REUTERS/Juan Medina

A wildfire is seen near the city of Toledo, Spain June 28. REUTERS/Juan Medina

A wildfire is seen near the city of Toledo, Spain June 28. REUTERS/Juan Medina
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A boy plays in a fountain on a hot summer day in Cologne, Germany, June 26. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

A boy plays in a fountain on a hot summer day in Cologne, Germany, June 26. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

A boy plays in a fountain on a hot summer day in Cologne, Germany, June 26. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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People cool off in the sea in Marseille as a heatwave hits much of the country, France, June 28. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier

People cool off in the sea in Marseille as a heatwave hits much of the country, France, June 28. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier

People cool off in the sea in Marseille as a heatwave hits much of the country, France, June 28. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier
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Tourists shade from the heat under umbrellas while they visit La Mancha windmills during a heatwave in Consuegra, central Spain, June 27. REUTERS/Susana Vera

Tourists shade from the heat under umbrellas while they visit La Mancha windmills during a heatwave in Consuegra, central Spain, June 27. REUTERS/Susana Vera

Tourists shade from the heat under umbrellas while they visit La Mancha windmills during a heatwave in Consuegra, central Spain, June 27. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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People cool off on a rocky beach as a heatwave hits Europe, in Sliema, Malta, June 26. Picture taken with long exposure. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi

People cool off on a rocky beach as a heatwave hits Europe, in Sliema, Malta, June 26. Picture taken with long exposure. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi

People cool off on a rocky beach as a heatwave hits Europe, in Sliema, Malta, June 26. Picture taken with long exposure. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi
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A bear seeks relief from heat as it eats iced food at a zoo in Rome, Italy, June 27. REUTERS/Remo Casilli

A bear seeks relief from heat as it eats iced food at a zoo in Rome, Italy, June 27. REUTERS/Remo Casilli

A bear seeks relief from heat as it eats iced food at a zoo in Rome, Italy, June 27. REUTERS/Remo Casilli
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A woman walks to cool off in a park in Marseille as a heatwave hits much of the country, France, June 28. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier

A woman walks to cool off in a park in Marseille as a heatwave hits much of the country, France, June 28. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier

A woman walks to cool off in a park in Marseille as a heatwave hits much of the country, France, June 28. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier
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Men enjoy themselves at the beach, as a heatwave hits Spain, in Malaga, southern Spain, June 26. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Men enjoy themselves at the beach, as a heatwave hits Spain, in Malaga, southern Spain, June 26. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Men enjoy themselves at the beach, as a heatwave hits Spain, in Malaga, southern Spain, June 26. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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People cool off in the Trocadero fountains across from the Eiffel Tower in Paris as a heatwave hits much of the country, June 25.   REUTERS/Charles Platiau

People cool off in the Trocadero fountains across from the Eiffel Tower in Paris as a heatwave hits much of the country, June 25. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

People cool off in the Trocadero fountains across from the Eiffel Tower in Paris as a heatwave hits much of the country, June 25. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
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Members of the clergy hold umbrellas ahead of the general audience in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, June 26. REUTERS/Yara Nardi

Members of the clergy hold umbrellas ahead of the general audience in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, June 26. REUTERS/Yara Nardi

Members of the clergy hold umbrellas ahead of the general audience in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, June 26. REUTERS/Yara Nardi
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A man cools off with a bottle of water on a hot summer day in a park in Brussels, Belgium, June 24. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A man cools off with a bottle of water on a hot summer day in a park in Brussels, Belgium, June 24. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A man cools off with a bottle of water on a hot summer day in a park in Brussels, Belgium, June 24. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
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A woman swims in the Serpentine lake in Hyde Park, London, June 27. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

A woman swims in the Serpentine lake in Hyde Park, London, June 27. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

A woman swims in the Serpentine lake in Hyde Park, London, June 27. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls
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A zookeeper uses water to cool off elephants, as a heatwave is expected to reach the city, at the Berlin Zoo, Germany, June 25. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse

A zookeeper uses water to cool off elephants, as a heatwave is expected to reach the city, at the Berlin Zoo, Germany, June 25. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse

A zookeeper uses water to cool off elephants, as a heatwave is expected to reach the city, at the Berlin Zoo, Germany, June 25. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse
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A woman rests in the shadow on a hot summer day in central Kiev, Ukraine, June 26. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A woman rests in the shadow on a hot summer day in central Kiev, Ukraine, June 26. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A woman rests in the shadow on a hot summer day in central Kiev, Ukraine, June 26. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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People sunbathe at the Andre Citroen park in Paris as a heatwave hits much of the country, France, June 25. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

People sunbathe at the Andre Citroen park in Paris as a heatwave hits much of the country, France, June 25. REUTERS/Charles Platiau

People sunbathe at the Andre Citroen park in Paris as a heatwave hits much of the country, France, June 25. REUTERS/Charles Platiau
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A woman tries to cool off by the sea as a heatwave hits Europe, in Sliema, Malta, June 26. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi

A woman tries to cool off by the sea as a heatwave hits Europe, in Sliema, Malta, June 26. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi

A woman tries to cool off by the sea as a heatwave hits Europe, in Sliema, Malta, June 26. REUTERS/Darrin Zammit Lupi
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A girl enjoys a cool breeze at a fountain in Berlin, Germany, June 26. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

A girl enjoys a cool breeze at a fountain in Berlin, Germany, June 26. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

A girl enjoys a cool breeze at a fountain in Berlin, Germany, June 26. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke
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A woman and her child bathe at Amager Strandpark in Copenhagen, Denmark, June 25. Nikolai Linares/Ritzau Scanpix/via REUTERS

A woman and her child bathe at Amager Strandpark in Copenhagen, Denmark, June 25. Nikolai Linares/Ritzau Scanpix/via REUTERS

A woman and her child bathe at Amager Strandpark in Copenhagen, Denmark, June 25. Nikolai Linares/Ritzau Scanpix/via REUTERS
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A woman helps her dog to cool off in a fountain on a hot summer day in Brussels, Belgium, June 24. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A woman helps her dog to cool off in a fountain on a hot summer day in Brussels, Belgium, June 24. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir

A woman helps her dog to cool off in a fountain on a hot summer day in Brussels, Belgium, June 24. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir
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People enjoy the weather at a fountain in Berlin, Germany, June 26. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

People enjoy the weather at a fountain in Berlin, Germany, June 26. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

People enjoy the weather at a fountain in Berlin, Germany, June 26. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke
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Boys jump in the water at the Snail on Amager in Copenhagen, Denmark, June 25. Nikolai Linares/Ritzau Scanpix/via REUTERS

Boys jump in the water at the Snail on Amager in Copenhagen, Denmark, June 25. Nikolai Linares/Ritzau Scanpix/via REUTERS

Boys jump in the water at the Snail on Amager in Copenhagen, Denmark, June 25. Nikolai Linares/Ritzau Scanpix/via REUTERS
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A woman cools off at a fountain in downtown Rome as a heatwave hits Italy, June 25. REUTERS/Yara Nardi

A woman cools off at a fountain in downtown Rome as a heatwave hits Italy, June 25. REUTERS/Yara Nardi

A woman cools off at a fountain in downtown Rome as a heatwave hits Italy, June 25. REUTERS/Yara Nardi
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A woman swims in a pool at a public bath in Berlin, June 26. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

A woman swims in a pool at a public bath in Berlin, June 26. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

A woman swims in a pool at a public bath in Berlin, June 26. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke
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Children play in a public fountain during sunny summer weather in Zurich, Switzerland, June 24. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Children play in a public fountain during sunny summer weather in Zurich, Switzerland, June 24. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Children play in a public fountain during sunny summer weather in Zurich, Switzerland, June 24. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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A woman drinks water during sunset as a heatwave hits France, in Cagnicourt near Cambrai, June 25. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol

A woman drinks water during sunset as a heatwave hits France, in Cagnicourt near Cambrai, June 25. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol

A woman drinks water during sunset as a heatwave hits France, in Cagnicourt near Cambrai, June 25. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol
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