Russians expressed their support for France in the wake of Monday’s devastating fire at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris with both condolences and monetary donations.

Yet even as the Culture Ministry announced plans to call on the Russian public to raise funds to help restore the 12th-century cathedral, Russian critics have pointed to several historic churches within Russia that are still waiting on funds for restoration.


Here’s a look at some of Russia’s historic cathedrals that have been badly damaged by fires in recent years: