A group of Belarusian children visited Moscow during the winter school holidays. The tour was arranged by the Belarusian Embassy in Russia. The group comprised over 40 school students from the village of Perezhir and kids from families with many children. The tour started with a visit to the embassy and a meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Russia Igor Petrishenko. The children were invited on a guided tour of the embassy and its business and culture center. The program of the visit included a Christmas show at the Cathedral of Christ the Savior, tours of Red Square and Sokolniki Park.