Greek Prime Minister Listens to the Christmas Carols (Video)

December 24, 2020

ATHENS — Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Thursday listened to Christmas carols from every corner of the country, via the internet.

"This year's Christmas is different, but through technology we have the chance … to celebrate Christmas even though in a different way. This great celebration of love and giving. I want to tell you from the bottom of my heart, Merry Christmas, be strong, be careful," he said.

Referring especially to the small children in kindergarten and pre-school, he stressed that the government is doing everything in its power to get them back into their classrooms as soon as possible. "Have a good year full of health and love. Be well, with our love and our best wishes," the prime minister noted, in an online message.


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