France: The heatwave threatens the fire-damaged Notre Dame

"I am very concerned about the heat wave," said the chief architect of the cathedral.

"What I fear is that the joints or the masonry, as they will dry out (from the heat), may lose their consistency, their coherence and their structural characteristics, and suddenly the dome will collapse," Filip Vilneve said.

In the "Orange" alarm declared 80 from the 96 administrative regions of France, in front of the unbearable heat wave that