Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Flowers shrivel in Italian beauty spot as drought follows quakes

CASTELLUCIO, Italy (Reuters) - The plain of Castelluccio in central Italy usually rolls out a carpet of red, yellow and blue flowers for tourists, but this summer drought is shriveling the blooms in a valley already ravaged by a series of earthquakes.

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