Inside Europe: Heatwaves and climate change
| 05:18 mins.
A searing heat wave has been spreading across Europe, with Germany, France and Belgium experiencing extreme temperatures. In Germany, temperatures were expected to exceed 40 degrees Celsius during the week, topping the country's previous June record of 38.2 degrees Celsius, set in Frankfurt in 1947. Keith Walker speaks with DW correspondent in Berlin, Thomas Sparrow.