The fire in the legendary Cathedral could not be quickly eliminated, as a result of the building collapsed spire. Tens of thousands of people around the world with a sinking heart watching the situation.
The fire in Notre-Dame de Paris (Notre-Dame de Paris), which occurred on Monday evening in the center of the French capital, was the main event of Monday. The causes of the incident are not yet known, but the consequences, which is already obvious, and they are catastrophic: a centuries-old cathedral burned down in a matter of minutes, which led to the collapse of the legendary spire.
The situation was the most discussed event of the day. Thousands of people around the world with a sinking heart are watching the news about the cathedral and watching photos and videos of eyewitnesses of this state of emergency. Look at some footage from the scene of the accident.
“Centuries of history and art on fire,” write worried users of social networks.
Us President Donald Trump has already expressed his condolences in connection with the incident. “So horrible to watch the massive fire at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris. Perhaps flying water tankers could be used to put it out. Must act quickly!”
Notre Dame de Paris is the “calling card” of the French capital. The building was built over the years 1163-1345, today it is the brightest representative of the Gothic. About 14 million tourists visit the cathedral annually.