Heavy rainfall caused flooding in southeastern France and northern Italy.
The effects of climate change, population growth and economic development in the Mediterranean are posing a threat to the water supply in the region.
The European Forest Fire Information System (EFFIS) has reported that Mediterranean countries are at high risk of fire during this summer.
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