Two missing as Côte d'Azur hit by flooding

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The two départements  affected, Alpes-Maritimes and Var, were placed on 'red alert' weather warnings  and official warnings were also issued about high waves off the coast. 

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Two people were missing and hundreds of homes flooded Saturday as heavy rains hit the Côte d'Azur in southern France, disrupting air and rail transport and leading to hundreds of evacuations, reports FRANCE 24.