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Christmas is declared official holiday in Iraq

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Thursday ,27 December 2018

Christmas is declared official holiday in Iraq

Iraqi Cabinet announced this week that December 25-26 is declared an official holiday every year.

On December 9, Patriarch Louis Raphael Sacco, the Chaldean Patriarch of Iraq, submitted a request to the Iraqi government to approve a Christmas holiday on the 25th of December.