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Morocco Announces 2010 Feast of Sacrifice Public Holiday

Source: Ministère des Habous et des Affaires Islamiques (Rabat)
Posted on Monday, November 8, 2010


The Moroccan Ministry of Religious Affairs (Ministère des Habous et des Affaires Islamiques) has announced that the date of the upcoming Aïd el-Kébir (Feast of Sacrifice) public holiday would be on Wednesday, November 17, 2010.

Note that this is also the date chose by the Spanish cities of Ceuta (2009-09-18) and Melilla (2008-12-03), both enclaved on the Moroccan coast, for their very first Feast of Sacrifice public holidays.


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