Christmas Gifts for Military Children
Chisinau, December 25, 2013 — The children of military and civil employees of the National Army celebrated Christmas at the Center of Military History and Culture. Along with Santa Claus, Snow White and the actors of the Republican Theater “Licurici”, children recited poems, sang songs and carols.
Defense Minister Vitalie Marinuta wished the kids to have a happy childhood and the magic of the holidays to make their dreams come true. “We are in the midst of the most beautiful holidays of the year. Therefore, all the kids enjoy receiving gifts and we enjoy seeing them happy”, the Minister of Defense stated.
During the event, the Military Families Club gave children the opportunity to get acquainted with the face painting. Thus, children had the possibility to draw funny and colorful images on their faces.
At the end, Vitalie Marinuta wished the audience happy holidays, along with the loved ones, and invited them, on Saturday, December 28, to join servicemembers and their families to the Christmas tree, in Marii Adunari Nationale Square, and welcome the new year.