The President congratulated Ukrainians on Christmas

Президент поздравил украинцев с Рождеством

Poroshenko together with his family congratulated Ukrainians

Poroshenko noted traditions of the Ukrainian people.

Ukrainians merry Christmas, congratulated the head of state Petro Poroshenko with his family. On Saturday, January 6, reported the press service of the President.

“Christmas – the birth of hope, hope for peace, hope for justice. This holiday – it is spiritual, but he – and the state, he, and the people,” – said Poroshenko.

The President noted that Ukrainians cherish their traditions. According to the President, more than a thousand years, Ukrainians in particular celebrate this day.

“It has long been a tradition not just singing carols, but also to recreate the birth of the son of God in people’s dens,” – said in greeting the President.

Poroshenko believes that Ukrainian customs do Ukrainians special and different from each other.

The first lady, in turn, wished Ukrainians of joy and happiness for the future.

Earlier it was reported that the Christmas that is celebrated by Orthodox Christians, is different from the Catholic not only the date, but customs.