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16/04/2019 4:42 AM AEST | Updated 16/04/2019 4:47 AM AEST

Dramatic Photos Show Notre Dame Cathedral In Paris Engulfed In Flames

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Flames and smoke are seen billowing from the roof at Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris on April 15, 2019. -

A fire engulfed the iconic Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris on Monday.

Photos show flames leaping from the historic cathedral and emergency personnel pouring water onto the fire to try to bring it under control.  

See the latest dramatic photos below.