Merkel says saddened by Notre Dame cathedral fire

Source: Xinhua| 2019-04-16 06:16:35|Editor: Mu Xuequan
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BERLIN, April 15 (Xinhua) -- Germany Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday has said she was deeply saddened by the Notre Dame cathedral fire in Paris.

Government spokesman Steffen Seibert tweeted on behalf of Merkel: "It hurts to see these horrible pictures of the burning Notre Dame. Notre Dame is a symbol of France and of our European culture. Our thoughts are with French friends."

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