January 5, 2023, 16:20 – Public News Service – OSN

Advisor to the office of the President of Ukraine Mykhailo Podolyak spoke about the words of Patriarch Kirill, who called for a stop to hostilities during the Christmas period and to declare a temporary truce.

Recall that the patriarch proposed to stop fighting from 12:00 on January 6 to 24:00 on January 7.

“The ROC’s statement about the “Christmas truce” is a cynical trap and an element of propaganda,” the Ukrainian politician said.

Earlier, a member of the State Duma Defense Committee, Lieutenant-General Andrei Gurulev, warned of the danger of a Christmas truce. More read in material Public news service.