PISA, ITALY - DECEMBER 30: Two soldiers from the 10th Regiment Genio Guastatori of Cremona look on during emergency operations along the bank of the river Serchio on December 30, 2009 in Nodica, Italy. Christmas Day flood struck the provinces of Pisa and Lucca in Tuscany, causing the rupture of the banks of the river Serchio. Overflowing of the river has inundated vast areas including Nodica with severe damages. About a thousand people among volunteers, civil defense, army and fire brigade are committed for emergency operations in the territory (Photo by Laura Lezza/Getty Images)