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(S+) Low water in the Rhine: When Germany's economy runs dry

2022-08-18T09:05:56.225Z

The Rhine is considered an important lifeline for the local economy. The long drought has caused water levels to drop so low that the already looming crisis could turn out to be even worse. Can the train help?



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Cargo ship on the Rhine near Braubach

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Thomas Frey / dpa

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