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Iraqi Public Holiday Tomorrow

Source: Al Sumaria News (Baghdad)
Posted: Wednesday, July 17, 2013
Most recent follow-up news item: August 9, 2017

The Iraqi Government has declared tomorrow, Thursday, July 18, 2013, as a one-off non-working public holiday due to current and forecast high temperatures.

This is the third year (2012-07-25 and 2011-08-01) that such weather related public holidays are declared in Iraq. Neighboring Iran regularly declares weather and pollution-related public holidays (2010-11-29, 2010-11-22 and 2009-07-07).

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