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Samoa Half-Day Public Holiday Tomorrow

Source: Radio New Zealand International (Tafaigata)
Posted: Wednesday, October 7, 2009

The government of Samoa has declared a half day public holiday on Thursday afternoon, October 8, 2009, to pay respect for the victims of last Wednesday's tsunami, which killed 143 people.

Media reports, earlier this week (2009-10-05), had been that a public holiday would be declared on Friday, October 9th, 2009.

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