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West Bank and Gaza May 15th One-Off Public Holiday

Source: Al-Hayat al-Jadeeda (West Bank)
Posted: Friday, May 9, 2008

The Palestinian Authority has declared Thursday, May 15, 2008, as a one-off public holiday to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the Nakba, or Catastrophe, referring to the 1948 creation of the State of Israel.

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