Christmas Greetings from Head of the Republic of Karelia Artur Parfyonchikov, December 25, 2020
“Dear Friends and Fellow-Countrymen,
“Today, many people are celebrating Christmas according to the Gregorian calendar. I’d like to extend my greetings to you on this special joyful feast!
“It gives us faith in the best, helps us believe that we’ll surmount any difficulties, and strengthens our desire to help those who need help.
“May this holiday bring joy, heart warmth, love, and mutual understanding to your homes and families!