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The old town is flooded by the river Elbe in Meissen, eastern... News PhotoAccidents and Disasters,Elbe River,Extreme Weather,Flood,Germany,Horizontal,Meissen,River,Saxony,Town,WeatherPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPThe old town is flooded by the river Elbe in Meissen, eastern Germany, on June 5, 2013. Chancellor Angela Merkel pledged 100 million euros in emergency aid for flood-ravaged areas as surging waters that have claimed at least 11 lives and forced tens of thousands of evacuations across central Europe bore down on eastern Germany. AFP PHOTO / ROBERT MICHAEL (Photo credit should read ROBERT MICHAEL/AFP/Getty Images)