Source:Pajhwok Afghan News (Kabul)
Posted: Wednesday, November 16, 2011
Most recent follow-up news item: April 23, 2019
Afghanistan's President, Hamid Karzai, has declared Thursday and Saturday, November 17 and 19, 2011, as one-off public holidays on account of the upcoming 4-day Loya Jirga being conducted in Kabul.
Last year (2010-06-01), Afghanistan's President, Hamid Karzai, has similarly 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.
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