Time in Yerevan: 11:07:36,   28 October

Damascus shines bright in New Year decorations

Damascus shines bright in New Year decorations

YEREVAN, DECEMBER 19, ARMENPRESS. Damascus has been decorated with New Year lights ahead of holidays, and after long-lasting bloodshed Syrians are walking around the city normally, and visiting Christmas markets.

A video by Sputnik News shows the illuminated city.

The Christian district of the Syrian capital is also holding church masses ahead of Christmas.

According to various estimates, 6-10% of the Syrian population are Christians.

Edited and translated by Stepan Kocharyan



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