“Everything is burning, nothing will remain from the frame." - Notre Dame spokesman Andre Finot

A catastrophic fire has engulfed Notre Dame cathedral in Paris, threatening one of the greatest architectural treasures of the Western world. Built in the 12th and 13th centuries, Notre Dame is the most famous of the Gothic cathedrals of the Middle Ages, known for, among other things, its many gargoyles and its iconic flying buttresses.

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