Source:Pajhwok Afghan News (Kabul)
Posted: Tuesday, June 1, 2010
Most recent follow-up news item: April 23, 2019
Afghanistan's President, Hamid Karzai, has declared Wednesday and Thursday, June 2 and 3, 2010, as one-off public holidays on account of the peace jirga being conducted on those 2 days.
Recall that, since last spring, the Afghan weekend lasts for 2 full days; Thursday and Friday.
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