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The Eiffel Tower is of the world's most famous . The 324-metre-tall iron tower attracts of tourists to Paris every year. It has been an part of Paris' skyline for 133 years. However, it is showing its age. Engineers recently conducted a of the monument. They found that its metal is full of . They said it is "in a poor state". They added that if its Gustave Eiffel was alive today and saw his creation, "he would have a heart attack". Engineers say there are many in the iron. The tower needs many . A 2016 report on the tower stated there were 698 faults on the tower. These were serious enough to put the tower's long-term in doubt.

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