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One dead in Greece flash floods

A police officer has died and hundreds of homes have been damaged by flash floods in south-eastern Greece.

The flood waters engulfed the island of Evia, trapping people in their homes.

A state of emergency has now been declared in several districts.

Malcolm Brabant reports from Athens.

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