Ministry of Defence of Georgia congratulated the upcoming New-Year and Christmas holidays to the junior children of the military servicemen killed in action during combat and peacekeeping operations and organized a New Year concert for them.
The charity action was held under the organization of Defence Ministry and with the Georgian singers` participation. The hero warriors` friends held the event full of surprises for up to 150 children. The event was named as“From My Farther` Friend”.
Prior to the beginning of the New Year event, Minister addressed the invited guests and whished them happy New Year and Christmas: “we, your fathers` friends would like to congratulate you on upcoming New Year and Christmas holidays, wish you a good health and happiness. Your fathers were exemplary for everyone and we must always remember their heroic deeds. They fought for our country`s peaceful development. Therefore we must do our utmost for the welfare of our motherland. From our side, we will spare no efforts for you to feel happy and supported. Let your dreams and wishes come true”, stated Minister of Defence of Georgia.
The MoD personnel planned and realized the charity action for the children. Within the action, the children were presented with the gifts from “Barambo”, “Zedazeni”, “Chita” , Journal “Arsenali”, original souvenirs and “Palitra L” books together with the presents from the Ministry employees.
The New Year sings were performed by the Georgian singers: Sopo Bedia, Salome Bakuradze, Giorgi Sukhitashvili, Maka Zambakhidze, Oto Nemsadze, Keti Orjonikidze, the winner of Junior Eurovision 2016 Mariam Mamadashvili and N Studio children. The actors dressed as a Santa Claus and walking on sticks entertained the children and the students of Theater Institute Oto Laskhishvili and Elene Sturua led the concert.
At the end of the concert, Minister`s personal gift -fir-tree plant was presented to the children as a symbol of life.
In memory of one happy day organized specially for the juniors of the hero military servicemen, a photo album with the photos of the New Year event will be awarded to the children as well.