President Stevo Pendarovski extended his Christmas greetings to all Orthodox Christians in the country and to the Archbishop of the Macedonian Orthodox Church – Ohrid Archbishopric (MOC-OA) Stephen. “Christmas reminds us all that peace, tolerance, unity and generosity are among our greatest values, so that we can continue to give love to our friends and family, building a harmonious life full of peace and tolerance towards each other. May this holiday provide us with love and energy to endure throughout the challenges we are facing at the moment. Happy Christmas,” Pendarovski wrote in his greetings. Parliament Speaker Talat Xhaferi also extended his greetings for the holiday, wishing all Orthodox Christians good health and pleasant moments with their families. Greetings were also extended by outgoing PM Zoran Zaev and the PM-designate Dimitar Kovacevski, with both of them sending messages for nourishing and spreading of the family values and peace and tolerance among the people.