Two dead as Siberian cold hits France


Deaths came as temperatures dropped to as low as -10°C in east and as authorities ordered 3,100 emergency accommodation places to open.

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Two homeless men were found dead in France this weekend as temperatures plummeted to their lowest at this time of year since 2005. There were snow and ice warnings in the Alps as the cold front that originated in Siberia crossed Europe and hit France, reports RFI.