National Holidays in Iraq in 2017

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Iraq 2017
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List of Holidays in Iraq in 2017

Day Date Holiday Name Type Comments
Sunday New Year's Day National Holiday
Friday Army Day Regional Holiday Expect Kurdistan
Tuesday Eid Norooz National Holiday Spring Day
Monday Labour Day National Holiday International Workers' Day
Sunday Eid Al Fitr National Holiday End of Ramadan
Monday Eid Al Fitr Holiday National Holiday
Tuesday Eid Al Fitr Holiday National Holiday
Friday Republic Day National Holiday
Thursday Iraqi Public Holiday Government Holiday Government only. Due to heatwave
Friday Eid Al-Adha National Holiday Feast of the Sacrifice
Saturday Eid Al-Adha Holiday National Holiday
Sunday Eid Al-Adha Holiday National Holiday
Monday Eid Al-Adha Holiday National Holiday
Friday Mawlid al-Nabi National Holiday Hijri New Year
Saturday Ashura National Holiday 10th day of Muharram
Tuesday Independence Day National Holiday National Day
Friday Mawlid al-Nabi National Holiday Second time in 2017 due to Lunar cycles
Sunday Victory Day National Holiday
Monday Christmas Not A Public Holiday Christian only

Notes

  • The weekend is observed on a Friday and Saturday