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Public Holidays

New Year's Day 1 January

National Reunification Day 26 February

Workers' Day 1 May

African Liberation Day 25 May

Eid al-Fitr (end of Ramadan) 7 July

Armed Forces Day 10 July

Aid el-Adha (Feast of Sacrifice) 13 September

Islamic New Year 3 October

Independence Day 28 November

Mauritania also celebrates other Islamic holidays.