Photo Gallery: The Bundeswehr to the Rescue
06/12/2013
A helicopter flies over a dike. The past two weeks of flooding in Germany have...
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A helicopter flies over a dike. The past two weeks of flooding in Germany have prompted the largest domestic humanitarian deployment ever conducted by Germany's armed forces, the Bundeswehr. Around 19,000 soldiers are assisting in efforts to combat the floods.