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Iraq Declares Nouruz Public Holidays

Source: National Iraqi News Agency (NINA)
Posted: Thursday, March 17, 2011
Updated: Thursday, January 19, 2012

The national Iraqi government has declared a one day national public holiday, on Monday, March 21, 2011, to celebrate the upcoming Nouruz (spring season).

At the same time, the Kurdistan Region's Government has announced a week long of public holidays in the region on the same occasion and following last week's similar extended public holidays (2011-03-10).

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