Source:Al Sumaria News (Baghdad)
Posted: Wednesday, July 29, 2015
Most recent follow-up news item: August 9, 2017
The Iraqi Government, via its Council of Ministers, has declared a four day mandatory period of non-working public holidays in Iraq, from Thursday, July 30, until Sunday, August 2, 2015, due to current and forecasted high temperatures.
Earlier this month (2015-07-15), the Iraqi Government had similarly declared Thursday, July 16, 2015, as a one-off non-working public holiday in Iraq due to expected high temperatures.