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West Bank Announces Prophet's Birthday Public Holiday

Source: Maan News Agency (Ramallah)
Posted: Wednesday, February 9, 2011
Most recent follow-up news item: June 27, 2011

The Palestinian Authority has announced Tuesday, February 15, 2011, as the date of the upcoming public holiday for Prophet Mohammed's birthday.

The government of the Palestinian Authority usually, but not always (2009-07-15), uses the dates of the Saudi Umm al-Qura calendar to determine the date of Muslim public holidays.

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