“Terrible news from our French friends: a unique cultural monument, one of the most prominent historical monuments of the French capital, Notre-Dame de Paris is on fire. It is a blow to the history, culture of Paris, Europe and the world,” he wrote.
He stated that Ukraine was ready to send the best soecialists to Paris immediately.
Paris Police Prefecture holds the investigation; however, the main enquiry line is the accident.
As it was reported earlier, the spire and the roof of the Notre Dame cathedral fell due to the fire in Paris.
The press service of the President of France reported that Emmanuel Macron canceled the planned speech in the Elysee Palace in order to come to the cathedral.
The law enforcers order all the people to leave the streets near the cathedral and to go to safe places. The firefighters are trying to extinguish the fire. The medical workers arrived at the spot as well. It is still unknown, whether there are victims.