On December 27, the grand opening of the Christmas tree in the Donetsk Ice Palace “Almaz” was held. The event was attended by Chairman of the DPR People’s Council Denis Pushilin, the DPR Minister of Youth Policy, Sports and Tourism Michael Mishin.
In his opening speech, the Chairman of the DPR People’s Council Denis Pushilin congratulated those present on the upcoming New Year and Christmas holidays.
“Dear children, I want to congratulate you on the upcoming New Year. I want to wish you all the best! I wish you to succeed. Happy holidays!” the Speaker of Parliament addressed the children.
The event was organized by the DPR Ministry of Youth Policy, Sports and Tourism under the New Year’s action “From youth to children” and will continue for four more days. Today’s New Year’s celebration was attended by over 150 children from the frontline areas of Donetsk, Gorlovka and Yasinovataya.