Laurels in Ukraine and the world

What is the significance of laurels for believing Christians and society as a whole? When did they appear and what role did they play in our history? Is it true that Ukraine has the largest number of laurels compared to other countries?
Text, animation and production: Sergey Fomkin
Design: Anton Donenko
Facts check: Kira Orlova
Broadcaster: Arsen Bosenko
Broadcaster recording: Evgeny Shashkin
Jingle: Max Pollul