Victor Yushchenko has wished Ukrainian children a happy Saint Nicholas Day, according to the President`s press-office.

      He wished them health, prosperity and happy life.

      “Let God guard you and give you happiness, joy and hope. Let His divine blessing follow you in your life,” he said.

      “Ukrainians have worshipped Saint Nicholas as the patron saint of children since olden days. He makes us believe our most cherished dreams will come true one day, endows our hearts with kind feelings and inspires us to do good,” he said.