French President Emmanuel Macron (L) walks inside the nave during a visit of the reconstruction work at the Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral.

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During his visit, Macron revealed plans for a contest inviting artists to design six new stained-glass windows for the cathedral and also paid homage to Gen. Jean-Louis Georgelin, who previously oversaw the reconstruction and died in August.