Wāsiţ, Iraq

Accurate, up-to-date public holidays, bank holidays, and observances in Wāsiţ, Iraq for 2021 ready to be integrated into your application.

The area known as Iraq was once called Mesopotamia, the ancient land that once lay between the Tigris and Euphrates rivers. This was the cradle of civilization, where man began to read and write, create laws, and build cities with organized government. Present day, Iraq is now officially known as the Republic of Iraq and was founded on October 3, 1932. Iraq is located in Western Asia and home to a region known as the Syrian Desert.

Date Weekday Name Notes
January 1st Friday New Year's Day Long weekend.
January 6th Wednesday Armed Forces Day
February 24th Wednesday Father's Day
March 3rd Wednesday UN World Wildlife Day
March 20th Saturday March Equinox
March 21st Sunday Iranian New Year's Day
March 21st Sunday Mother's Day
April 6th Tuesday Second Contact Day
April 9th Friday Liberation Day
May 1st Saturday Labor Day
May 12th Wednesday Festival of Breaking the Fast
May 13th Thursday Second Day of the Festival of Breaking the Fast
May 14th Friday Third Day of the Festival of Breaking the Fast Long weekend.
June 21st Monday June Solstice
July 14th Wednesday Republic Day
July 19th Monday Feast of the Sacrifice Long weekend.
July 20th Tuesday Second Day of the Feast of the Sacrifice
July 21st Wednesday Third Day of the Feast of the Sacrifice
July 22nd Thursday Fourth Day of the Feast of the Sacrifice
August 9th Monday Islamic New Year's Day Long weekend.
August 18th Wednesday Ashura
September 22nd Wednesday September Equinox
October 3rd Sunday Independence Day
October 18th Monday Birth of the Prophet Long weekend.
October 31st Sunday Harry Potter Day
December 10th Friday Victory Day Long weekend.
December 21st Tuesday December Solstice
December 24th Friday Christmas Eve
December 25th Saturday Christmas Day
December 31st Friday New Year's Eve
Public holidays (national, legal, government, civic, etc) are denoted in bold.
Holiday data for far-reaching years is subject to change due to laws and government decrees.

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To retrieve this list of holidays, simply make a GET request to /v1/holidays:
$ curl -G -d country="IQ-WA" -d year="2021" -d pretty
-d key="__YOUR_API_KEY__"
"https://holidayapi.com/v1/holidays"