10 Feb '12, 9am

Europe's Danube freezes over, cold snap toll at 460. Pictures here:

Europe's Danube freezes over, cold snap toll at 460. Pictures here:

BELGRADE (AFP) - Thick ice closed vast swathes of the Danube on Thursday, crippling shipping on Europe's busiest waterway, as the death toll from bitter cold across the continent rose to at least 460.

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