According to the old calendar, Christmas is celebrated on January 7 – The satirical photo posted by Kyiv
THE Vladimir Putin this year he attended the Christmas service alone in the Kremlin chapel at midnight on Friday, although in previous years he used to celebrate with a crowd of believers in a church in the countryside or in the suburbs of Moscow.
The Ukrainians did not… let the opportunity go to waste, playing around with the Russian president.
“Every year fewer and fewer people are around Putin at the Christmas service. This time he is alone. Will it disappear next year?’ the adviser of the Ukrainian Ministry of the Interior commented decisively on his Telegram account, quoting a relevant photo collage:
In his message released by the Kremlin, Putin addressed his wishes to Orthodox Christians. Church institutions “support our soldiers” fighting in Ukraine, he said.
According to the old calendar, Christmas is celebrated on January 7.
Russian television briefly showed Vladimir Putin attending the Christmas service in the Kremlin alone, wearing a white sweater and blue jacket, before he was linked to the Cathedral of Christ the Savior in Moscow.
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