Source:Europe 1 (Pointe-à-Pitre)
Posted: Tuesday, February 24, 2009
French media report that the celebrations related to the annual Ash Wednesday public holiday in the Guadeloupe have been canceled for the calendar year 2009.
The official reason given is "due to the current economic crisis".
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