Posts tagged as Notre Dame

Lithuanian leaders vow to contribute to restoration of Paris cathedral

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Lithuania is ready to contribute to the restoration of the Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral which was ravaged by a fire earlier this week and will consider ways on how to do that, its leaders say. In a sound recording issued on Wednesday, Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite said Lithuania “is full of determination to restore the cathedral of great value to the whole world.” “It’s a temple of our hearts and…

Notre Dame will be rebuilt in five years

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

France’s president Emmanuel Macron has told France, Notre Dame cathedral will be rebuilt, and it must be rebuilt within five years. In a live televised presidential address to the nation, Macron vowed the cathedral would be even more beautiful than it was before. It comes after more than €700 million in donations flooded in on Tuesday to help rebuild the Catholic landmark, which was catastrophically damaged by a fire on…

Foreign minister expresses condolences to French people in regards to Notre Dame blaze

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics (Unity) has expressed solidarity from the Latvian people to the French people in regards to the first which broke out yesterday evening at Paris’ Notre Dame Cathedral. In his Twitter account, the minister also pointed out to the feelings and sadness he felt when a fire broke out at Riga Castle six years ago. The minister wrote that he hopes the fire damage will be…