|Sunday||Dec 17||Bhutan||National Day: Ugyen Wangchuck elected hereditary king in 1907|
|Monday||Dec 18||Niger||Republic Day: Autonomous state within the French Community from 1958|
|Monday||Dec 18||Qatar||Qatar National Day: The assumption of power of Sheikh Jassem bin Mohamed al-Thani in 1878|
|Wednesday||Dec 20||Macau||Macau Special Administrative Region Establishment Day: Transfer of sovereignty to the PRC in 1999|
|Monday||Jan 01||Cuba||Liberation Day: Marks the 1959 Revolution led by Fidel Castro|
|Monday||Jan 01||Haiti||Independence Day: Marks independence from France in 1804|
|Monday||Jan 01||Sudan||Independence Day: Independence from Egypt and Britain in 1956|
|Monday||Jan 08||Northern Mariana Islands||Commonwealth Day: The constitutional government takes office 1978|
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