Aid Pledges for Balkan Flood Crisis

The United States, Israel, Turkey, Slovenia, Austria, Luxembourg and Croatia have offered aid to Balkan states suffering their worst floods in 120 years. Croatia has some flooding itself in the east but the town of Obrenovac in Serbia is the hardest-hit. It's likely the region's entire population of 25, 000 will be evacuated. Bosnia's also appealing for international help to handle the floods. Here too tens of thousands face the prospect of evacuation

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