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The fire in the Cathedral of Notre Dame was extinguished completely. About this informed the representative of fire service of the French capital, Gabriel Plus, BFM TV reports.
According to him, to date, the fire never seen. Plus added that the residual foci watched most of the night, not to allow fire to resume. In addition, officers have monitored the situation with the construction of the building.
Plus explained that the main objective of firefighters was to protect the two bells, and protection of works of art. He added that the fire very quickly spread to an area of one thousand square meters.
The head of the region Ile-de-France, which includes Paris, thanked firefighters for their work. “We saw how they saved Notre Dame. The people of the region and the French would be extremely grateful. The building is still standing, it is strongly encouraged,” said valérie Pécresse.
Earlier it became known that the fire injured three people.
The Cathedral caught fire on the evening of 15 April. The fire destroyed a large part of the roof, spire and clock. The core managed to eliminate on the morning of 16 April, then the fire cooled hot structures.
The supposed cause of the fire restoration work began a few months ago. Around the monument has been erected scaffolding height of about 100 meters.
The President of France Emmanuel macron promised the French to restore Notre-Dame de Paris. According to experts, it can take from five years to several decades.
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