National Holidays in Iraq in 2017

Iraq 2017
Iraq
2017

Iraq List of Holidays in Iraq in 2017

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

Notes

  • The weekend is observed on a Friday and Saturday