News agency 'Vchasno'

The Peace Light of Bethlehem Was Lit in the Joint Forces Operation Zone in Donbas

Representatives of the National Scout Organization «Plast» transferred the Peace Light of Bethlehem to Ukrainian soldiers in Donbas.

The Peace Light of Bethlehem from the hands of the «Plast» participants was received by the brigade troops in the village of Troitske, the Luhansk region, JFO press service reports.

«The transfer of the torch of peace is an international annual scouting event dedicated to the celebration of the Nativity of Christ, which consists in spreading the symbolic fire lit up at the birthplace of Jesus Christ,» it is said in the report. «A burning flame symbolizes the wishes of goodness, peace of mind, love for people and for the world.»

Also, the Peace Light of Bethlehem is solidarity with all those who are far from their homes meet Christmas.