UNESCO pledges to support restoration of Notre-Dame Cathedral
Almaty. April 16. KazTAG - The United Nations’ cultural agency said Monday that it “stood at France’s side to save and restore” Notre-Dame cathedral, “a priceless heritage” which erupted in flames .
Audrey Azoulay, secretary general of UNESCO, said the agency was monitoring the effort to put out the blaze, which consumed the iconic church’s spire as flames spread across the roof.
Azoulay wrote on social media, "Deep emotion in the face of this dramatic fire at the cathedral Notre Dame de Paris, inscribed as World Heritage in 1991".
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