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Iraq Public Holidays 2020

See also: 2020 public holidays in Iran, Jordan, Kuwait, Middle East, OPEC, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Turkey and worldwide.

This page contains the list of Iraq 2020 public holidays, bank holidays, government holidays, non-working national holidays, and sectorial holidays. The public holidays listing on this page is also accessible via our free Android and iPhone/iPad mobile apps. The full qppstudio worldwide public holidays database for 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023, and beyond, is available immediately, with a professional license.

The list of Iraq public holidays in 2020 is:


Date Weekday Public Holiday Observance
Wednesday New Year's Day (Sovereignty Day)
Monday Army Day (1921) (except Kurdistan)
Thursday Rebellion Anniversary (1991) (Kurdistan) regional
Saturday Spring Day (Nowruz)
Thursday Baghdad Liberation Day (Kurdistan) regional
Friday Labor Day
Sunday Eid al Fitr (End of Ramadan)
Monday Eid al Fitr Holiday
Tuesday Eid al Fitr Holiday banks
Tuesday Republic Day
Friday Eid al Adha (Feast of Sacrifice)
Saturday Eid al Adha Holiday
Sunday Eid al Adha Holiday
Monday Eid al Adha Holiday
Thursday Islamic New Year
Saturday Ashura
Oct Saturday National Iraqi Day
Oct Thursday Moulad (The Prophet's Birthday)
Dec Thursday Anniversary of the Victory over Daesh/ISIS
Dec Friday Christmas Day

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Recent Iraq Public Holidays News and Updates


Below is a list of recent news and updates related to Iraq public holidays, national holidays, government holidays and bank holidays (note that this newsfeed is delayed by 30 days).

Global Holidays Observed in Iraq (beta)


Below is the list of global holidays observed as non-working public holidays in Iraq, with the dates of these global holidays for the next 10 years (2019-2029).

Iraq Background Information and Links