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The Embassy will be closed on the following days in 2019

Nr.

Day

Date

Holiday

1

Tuesday

1 January 2019

New Year’s Day

2

Thursday

21 March 2019

Nawroz (Afghan New Year’s Day)

3

Monday

6 May 2019

First Day of Ramadhan

4

Tuesday

4 June 2019

First Day of Eidul Fitr

5

Wednesday

5 June 2019

Second Day of Eidul Fitr

6

Thursday

6 June 2019

Third Day of Eidul Fitr

7

Sunday

11 August 2019

First Day of Eidul Adha

8

Monday

12 August 2019

Second Day of Eidul Adha

9

Tuesday

13 August 2019

Third Day of Eidul Adha

10

Monday

19 August 2019

Independence Day of Afghanistan

11

Monday

9 September 2019

Ashura Day

(Ahmad Shah Massoud’s Martyrdom Anniversary)

12

Sunday

10 November 2019

Birthday of Prophet Mohammad (PBH)

Note: In addition to the 12 public holidays listed above, the Embassy will remain closed also from 24 to 31 December 2019 due to Christmas holidays. Religious holidays like Eid and others are mostly subject to moon and there is a probability that the dates will change, or will remain the same as on this list.


The Embassy will be closed on the following days in 2020

Nr.

Day

Date

Holiday

1

Thursday

9 April

Skærtorsdag/Maundy Thursday

2

Thursday

23 April

First Day of the Month of Ramadhan

(Fasting Month)

3

Tuesday

28 April

Mujahideen Victory Day

4

Sunday

24 May

First Day of Eidul Fitr

5

Monday

25 May

Second Day of Eidul Fitr

6

Tuesday

26 May

Third Day of Eidul Fitr

7

Sunday

31 May

Pinsedag/Pentecost

8

Wednesday

29 July

Arafat Day

9

Thursday

30 July

First Day of Eidul Adha

10

Wednesday

19 August

Independence Day of Afghanistan

11

Sunday

30 August

Ashura Day

Note: In addition to the 11 public holidays listed above, the Embassy will remain closed from 24 to 31 December 2020 due to Christmas holidays. Religious holidays like Eid and others are mostly subject to moon and there is a probability that the dates will change, or will remain the same as on this list.