The President of the United States, Donald lit the light on the Christmas tree installed on the front of the White house. The ceremony was also attended by first lady Melania and the children of the American leader.
Leading on holiday called actor Antonio Sabato. The musical accompaniment was provided by the instrumental ensemble of the US Army. The singer Gabby Barrett also performed in front of the audience.
Trump did not make long speeches. He wished everyone a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year, reports TASS. The lights on the main US Christmas tree were first lit in 1923. Since then, the tradition has never been broken.