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Fire at Notre Dame cathedral

One of the world's architectural wonders has been engulfed in flames

The iconic spire at the top of Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris has collapsed after a major fire broke out. Flames engulfed the roof of the 850-year-old Gothic cathedral and spread rapidly across the building.

Also on the programme: The International Committee of the Red Cross has made an appeal to find three employees who were abducted in Syria more than five years ago. And the island of Madagascar is facing its biggest-ever outbreak of measles.

(Image: Flames and smoke are seen billowing from the roof at Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris, France. Credit: Pierre Suu/Getty Images)

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