Holiday Closure Announcement
Embassy Khartoum Offices will officially be closed on Thursday, July 3, 2014, in observance of July 4th - American Independence Day. Sunday, July 6, 2014 will be a normal work day.
Holiday Schedule 2013
Listed below are the days designated as official American and Sudanese holidays, which will be observed by the U.S. Mission in Sudan during the 2013 calendar year.
|2013||Day||Holiday||Type||No. of Days|
|Jan. 1||Mon||New Year’s Day/Sudanese
|Jan. 7||Mon||Eastern Sect Christmas||Sudanese||1|
|Jan. 20||Sun||Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (observed)||American||1|
|Jan. 24||Thurs.||Al-Mawlid Al-Nabawy Al-Sharif
(Birthday of Prophet Mohammed)*
||Sun||Washington's Birthday (observed)
||Sun||Eastern Sect Easter
||Mon||Sham al Naseem||Sudanese||1|
||Sun||Memorial Day (observed)
||Thurs||American Independence Day||American||1|
||Sun||Labor Day (observed)
||Sun||Columbus Day (observed)
||Tues-Thurs||Eid Al Adha **||Sudanese||3|
||Sun||Veterans' Day (observed)
||Wed|| Christmas (observed)
|Total Official Holidays (Khartoum)||19|
** Subject to dates of the Islamic calendar. This notice will be amended to reflect the specific holidays once they have been announced.