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Iraq Public Holidays 2023

This page contains a national calendar of all 2023 public holidays for Iraq. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so please check back regularly for updates.

DateDayHoliday
1 JanSunNew Year's Day
6 JanFriArmed Forces Day
5 MarSunRebellion Anniversary *
21 MarTueSpring Day
9 AprSunBaghdad Liberation Day *
21 AprFriEid al-Fitr
22 Apr to 23 AprSat to SunEid al-Fitr Holiday
1 MayMonLabour Day
28 Jun to 1 JulWed to SatEid al-Adha Holiday
14 JulFriRepublic Day
19 JulWedIslamic New Year
28 JulFriAshura
27 SepWedProphet Muhammad's Birthday
3 OctTueNational Day
10 DecSunVictory Day
25 DecMonChristmas Day

Note:
— Rebellion Anniversary and Baghdad Liberation Day are observed in Kurdistan only.