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Tuesday 20th March 2018

Putin: Notre-Dame Fire Leaves 'Sadness in Russians' Hearts', Offers Help

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7Dnews London

Tue, 16 Apr 2019 08:39 GMT

President Vladimir Putin said on April 16th that Russians had been deeply saddened by the fire at Notre-Dame in Paris and offered help in restoring the cathedral, AFP has reported.

Putin said in a message to the President Emmanuel Macron, "Notre Dame is a historic symbol of France, a priceless treasure of European and world culture, one of the most important Christian sites. The tragedy that occurred overnight in Paris leaves sadness in Russians' hearts." 


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