Source:Al Sumaria News (Baghdad)
Posted: Thursday, February 9, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, June 13, 2012
The Iraqi Interior Ministry has announced that Thursday, March 29, 2012, the date of the upcoming Arab Summit hosted in Baghdad, would be a one-off municipal non-working public holiday.
As per the aforementioned Ministry statement, "the day of the Arab summit will be an official holiday, in order to prevent traffic jams".
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