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Amsterdam also hit by tornado

Meteorological services recorded wind-speeds of up to 128km/h during a mini tornado in Amsterdam on Friday.

A mini tornado hit the centre of the Dutch capital Amsterdam and caused some slight damage on Friday evening, according to the Meteorological institute Weeronline. 

A boat was carried off by the tornado and a tree was blown over onto a cyclist path. Luckily no-one was injured. 

Spectacular images of the tornado travelling across water and over buildings were shared over social media. 

A violent tornado hit Luxembourg on Friday and the government said seven people had been reported injured so far. Meteorological services recorded wind-speeds of up to 128km/h. 

Sarah Johansson
The Brussels Times