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Record-breaking heatwave bakes Europe

People cool off in the Trocadero fountains across from the Eiffel Tower in Paris as a new heatwave broke temperature records in France, July 25. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol

People cool off in the Trocadero fountains across from the Eiffel Tower in Paris as a new heatwave broke temperature records in France, July 25. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol

People cool off in the Trocadero fountains across from the Eiffel Tower in Paris as a new heatwave broke temperature records in France, July 25. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol
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A construction worker cleans his face as he renew the tarmac of a street with bitumen while temperatures reach new record highs in Berlin, July 25. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

A construction worker cleans his face as he renew the tarmac of a street with bitumen while temperatures reach new record highs in Berlin, July 25. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

A construction worker cleans his face as he renew the tarmac of a street with bitumen while temperatures reach new record highs in Berlin, July 25. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch
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A woman dressed as a siren cools off in Soca river during a heatwave in Tolmin, Slovenia, July 25. REUTERS/Borut Zivulovic

A woman dressed as a siren cools off in Soca river during a heatwave in Tolmin, Slovenia, July 25. REUTERS/Borut Zivulovic

A woman dressed as a siren cools off in Soca river during a heatwave in Tolmin, Slovenia, July 25. REUTERS/Borut Zivulovic
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Workers sit on deck chairs during a lunch break as they enjoy the hot weather in London, July 25. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Workers sit on deck chairs during a lunch break as they enjoy the hot weather in London, July 25. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Workers sit on deck chairs during a lunch break as they enjoy the hot weather in London, July 25. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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A teenager jumps into Alte Donau, an abandoned meander of river Danube during a heatwave in Vienna, July 25. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner

A teenager jumps into Alte Donau, an abandoned meander of river Danube during a heatwave in Vienna, July 25. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner

A teenager jumps into Alte Donau, an abandoned meander of river Danube during a heatwave in Vienna, July 25. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner
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A woman reads a newspaper on the banks of the River Thames as she enjoys the hot weather in London, July 25. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

A woman reads a newspaper on the banks of the River Thames as she enjoys the hot weather in London, July 25. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

A woman reads a newspaper on the banks of the River Thames as she enjoys the hot weather in London, July 25. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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People shield themselves from the sun with umbrellas on a hot summer day in Cologne, July 25. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

People shield themselves from the sun with umbrellas on a hot summer day in Cologne, July 25. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

People shield themselves from the sun with umbrellas on a hot summer day in Cologne, July 25. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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People cool off during a sunny day at the Rijksmuseum fountain in Amsterdam, July 25. REUTERS/Piroschka van de Wouw

People cool off during a sunny day at the Rijksmuseum fountain in Amsterdam, July 25. REUTERS/Piroschka van de Wouw

People cool off during a sunny day at the Rijksmuseum fountain in Amsterdam, July 25. REUTERS/Piroschka van de Wouw
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A woman relaxes on the beach at Deauville, France July 23. REUTERS/Kevin Coombs

A woman relaxes on the beach at Deauville, France July 23. REUTERS/Kevin Coombs

A woman relaxes on the beach at Deauville, France July 23. REUTERS/Kevin Coombs
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People cool off in the sea on a hot summer day as a ferry sails past the beach in Sangatte, France, July 24. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol

People cool off in the sea on a hot summer day as a ferry sails past the beach in Sangatte, France, July 24. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol

People cool off in the sea on a hot summer day as a ferry sails past the beach in Sangatte, France, July 24. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol
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A man sunbathes on the grass at La Malagueta beach in Malaga, Spain, July 24.   REUTERS/Jon Nazca

A man sunbathes on the grass at La Malagueta beach in Malaga, Spain, July 24. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

A man sunbathes on the grass at La Malagueta beach in Malaga, Spain, July 24. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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People cool off in the futuristically designed 'Badeschiff' (Pool ship) on the Spree river as temperatures reach new record highs in Berlin, Germany, July 24. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

People cool off in the futuristically designed 'Badeschiff' (Pool ship) on the Spree river as temperatures reach new record highs in Berlin, Germany, July 24. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

People cool off in the futuristically designed 'Badeschiff' (Pool ship) on the Spree river as temperatures reach new record highs in Berlin, Germany, July 24. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch
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A dog drinks water at a fountain during a hot summer day in Brussels, Belgium, July 24. REUTERS/Yves Herman

A dog drinks water at a fountain during a hot summer day in Brussels, Belgium, July 24. REUTERS/Yves Herman

A dog drinks water at a fountain during a hot summer day in Brussels, Belgium, July 24. REUTERS/Yves Herman
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A young girl jumps into the pool as temperatures reach new record highs at a public pool in Hanau, near Frankfurt, Germany, July 24. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

A young girl jumps into the pool as temperatures reach new record highs at a public pool in Hanau, near Frankfurt, Germany, July 24. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

A young girl jumps into the pool as temperatures reach new record highs at a public pool in Hanau, near Frankfurt, Germany, July 24. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
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Youth enjoy a water slide as temperatures reach new record highs at a public pool in Hanau, near Frankfurt, Germany, July 24. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Youth enjoy a water slide as temperatures reach new record highs at a public pool in Hanau, near Frankfurt, Germany, July 24. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Youth enjoy a water slide as temperatures reach new record highs at a public pool in Hanau, near Frankfurt, Germany, July 24. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
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A girl plays with water in a fountain during a hot summer day in Brussels, Belgium, July 24. REUTERS/Yves Herman

A girl plays with water in a fountain during a hot summer day in Brussels, Belgium, July 24. REUTERS/Yves Herman

A girl plays with water in a fountain during a hot summer day in Brussels, Belgium, July 24. REUTERS/Yves Herman
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People cool-off in the Mediterranean sea in Calella, Spain, July 24. REUTERS/Albert Gea

People cool-off in the Mediterranean sea in Calella, Spain, July 24. REUTERS/Albert Gea

People cool-off in the Mediterranean sea in Calella, Spain, July 24. REUTERS/Albert Gea
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People cool off as temperatures reach new record highs at the Dante public pool in Munich, Germany, July 24. REUTERS/Michael Dalder

People cool off as temperatures reach new record highs at the Dante public pool in Munich, Germany, July 24. REUTERS/Michael Dalder

People cool off as temperatures reach new record highs at the Dante public pool in Munich, Germany, July 24. REUTERS/Michael Dalder
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A girl plays with water in a fountain on a hot summer day in Brussels, Belgium, July 24. REUTERS/Yves Herman

A girl plays with water in a fountain on a hot summer day in Brussels, Belgium, July 24. REUTERS/Yves Herman

A girl plays with water in a fountain on a hot summer day in Brussels, Belgium, July 24. REUTERS/Yves Herman
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A girl with an umbrella stands under water sprinklers during a heat wave in Vienna, Austria, July 23. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner

A girl with an umbrella stands under water sprinklers during a heat wave in Vienna, Austria, July 23. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner

A girl with an umbrella stands under water sprinklers during a heat wave in Vienna, Austria, July 23. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner
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Sunbathers lie on the South Beach,Tenby, Pembrokeshire, Wales, Britain, July 23. REUTERS/Rebecca Naden

Sunbathers lie on the South Beach,Tenby, Pembrokeshire, Wales, Britain, July 23. REUTERS/Rebecca Naden

Sunbathers lie on the South Beach,Tenby, Pembrokeshire, Wales, Britain, July 23. REUTERS/Rebecca Naden
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People cool off as temperatures reach new record highs at the Dante public pool in Munich, Germany, July 24. REUTERS/Michael Dalder

People cool off as temperatures reach new record highs at the Dante public pool in Munich, Germany, July 24. REUTERS/Michael Dalder

People cool off as temperatures reach new record highs at the Dante public pool in Munich, Germany, July 24. REUTERS/Michael Dalder
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Children refresh in a fountain next to the Chancellery during a hot summer day in Berlin, Germany, July 23. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

Children refresh in a fountain next to the Chancellery during a hot summer day in Berlin, Germany, July 23. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

Children refresh in a fountain next to the Chancellery during a hot summer day in Berlin, Germany, July 23. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch
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