Poroshenko has congratulated the Christians of Western rite on Christmas

Порошенко поздравил христиан западного обряда с Рождеством

Petro Poroshenko

The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has congratulated the Christians of Western rite on Christmas. Congratulation of the head of state posted on his page in Facebook.

“On this festive evening, listen to the first recording of “Shchedryk” by composer Mykola Leontovych, recorded in new York in 1922. Since then and until today it is with this tune of millions of people around the world greeted the new year holidays”, – said the President.

Poroshenko wished peace, family warmth and happy holidays.

As you know, Catholics around the world today celebrate Christmas eve.

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