Venice tide barriers raised after flooding due to ‘miscalculation’

Venice tide barriers raised after flooding due to ‘miscalculation’

Venice's Mose flood-barrier system was lifted to protect the city on Wednesday after a miscalculation meant it was not raised in time to prevent flooding on Tuesday.

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IN VIDEOS: Flash floods hit Palermo after most violent rainstorm in 200 years

Venice’s long-awaited flood barriers pass first full test

Venice’s long-awaited flood barriers pass first full test

OPINION: After flooding and coronavirus, is it time Venice stopped relying on tourism?

OPINION: After flooding and coronavirus, is it time Venice stopped relying on tourism?

Six shocking statistics about the climate crisis in Italy

Six shocking statistics about the climate crisis in Italy

VIDEO: Venetian news kiosk swept away by floods found 7 metres underwater

VIDEO: Venetian news kiosk swept away by floods found 7 metres underwater

Rome is ‘biggest flood risk in Europe’

Rome is ‘biggest flood risk in Europe’

Northern Italy on flood alert as River Po rises

Northern Italy on flood alert as River Po rises

Mudslide causes Italian motorway bridge to collapse

Mudslide causes Italian motorway bridge to collapse

New study reveals which parts of Italy are most at risk from extreme weather

New study reveals which parts of Italy are most at risk from extreme weather

Floods in Italy: What to do when there’s a weather warning

Floods in Italy: What to do when there’s a weather warning

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