Hundreds of people have died in a cold snap across Eastern Europe, authorities said Tuesday. Some countries have called in the army to help secure food and medical supplies and set up emergency shelters for the homeless.
Feb. 5, 2012 A woman walks by an ice-covered car on the frozen waterside promenade at the Lake Geneva in Versoix, Switzerland. A cold spell has reached Europe, and temperatures have plummeted far below zero. Martial Trezzini/AP Buy Photo