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Kyrgyzstan Could Add June 30 Public Holiday Next Year

Source: News Agency AKIpress (Bishkek)
Posted: Wednesday, July 1, 2009
Most recent follow-up news item: October 17, 2009

Earlier today, Kyrgyzstan's Minister of Culture and Information, Sultan Raev, told reporters that Kyrgyzstan is likely to have a new public holiday, the Day of National Heritage, beginning next year.

This new public holiday would be celebrated at the end of June, to commemorate the day, earlier this week, when the holy Sulaiman-Too Mountain was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List.

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