Source:Turkmen State News Service (Ashgabat)
Posted: Tuesday, February 27, 2001
Most recent follow-up news item: February 12, 2002
Turkmenistan's president, Saparmyrat Niyazov, has signed a resolution declaring March 5-7, 2001, as a non-working public holidays on account of the upcoming feast for Id al-Adha.
The aforementioned decree follows the introduction of the End of Ramadan as a public holiday (Decree No 2432 "On Id al-Fitr holiday" dated 14 January 1998), 3 years ago (1998-01-12).
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