Another asked the President what he would like for Christmas.
During the conversation Trump thanked the members of the military for their service and their families for the sacrifice.
White Christmas: Testy holiday weather coming for Canada
Vancouver Island will get more snow than Vancouver with the Lower Mainland pegged at one in 10 chance of a white Christmas. The weather service warns of high winds in this area, too, and urges caution for anyone venturing out for the holiday.
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Trump and his wife spoke with kids on separate telephones as they sat in chairs on opposite sides of a Christmas tree in the living room of the President's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida.
Trump reportedly told a caller from MS that the state is "great" and added that, "Santa is going to treat you very well". "Your families have been tremendous, always under-appreciated, the military families", he said.
Shoppers make last minute purchases before Christmas
Concord Mills Mall was a packed house, shoppers filled the place to look for the best sales and grab the ideal gifts. Jenny Pan and Scott Stelma were shopping for last minute gifts, and had other items on the agenda as well.
"As we celebrate this most precious holiday, we're grateful for each of you who spend this Christmas away from our families and defend all of our families, our freedom and our flag", Trump said via teleconference from Florida, notes the New York Post.
"Every American heart is thankful to you and we are asking God to watch over you and to watch over your families", Trump said. Former Fox News host Bill O'Reilly talked about the "war on Christmas" on his show for years, highlighting businesses that opted to say "happy holidays".
This year, the program which is run by United States and Canadian militaries, entered 62nd year, according to the reports.
Le Camerounais explique pourquoi il n'a pas rejoint l'OM — Afrique Vincent Aboubakar
Andoni Zubizarreta estime qu'il faut laisser du temps à Kostas Mitroglou , qui a été recruté par l'OM lors du mercato estival. On a fait une erreur dans ce mercato, c'est qu'on a eu des discussions avec un joueur qui ont trop duré ( Vincent Aboubakar ).