Evacuation day


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the anniversary of the day on which the British army evacuated the city of New York, November 25, 1783.

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The festival will celebrate a number of events, including the 54th anniversary of the October 14th Revolution and the Evacuation Day in Yemen (Aden Emergency), when British troops withdrew from Yemen on November 30, 1967.
The meeting was held following the official ceremony commemorating the 54th anniversary of the Evacuation Day chaired by the President of the Republic.
Riyadh, Muharram 24, 1439, October 14, 2017, SPA -- Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud has sent today a cable of congratulations to the President of the Republic of Tunisia, Beji Caid Essebsi, on the anniversary of Tunisia's Evacuation Day.
Damascus, SANA -- It has been 71 years since the French soldiers were evacuated to the last one ending the French colonial mandate of Syria, an occasion the Syrian people annually mark on April 17th as a celebration of their independence , also known as the Evacuation Day.
The National Day is also known in Syria as Evacuation Day and Independence Day.
Ramadan, a resident and owner of a building, told ECESR in April that on the evacuation day he refused to get out and told the forces that he would not leave before receiving documents that guarantee the right to own another apartment, as promised by the government.
22, 1962, was a very special day for me and 3,400 others -- evacuation day.
Summary: Yesterday Tunisia celebrates Evacuation Day (Eid Al-Jalaa), a day that commemorates the retreat of last French soldier from Bizerte on October 15, 1963.
Independence Day, also called Evacuation Day, is a national day commemorating the evacuation of the last French soldier and the end of the French mandate of Syria on April 17, 1946, the Syrian Arab News Agency reported.
Note: March 17 is also Evacuation Day, which marks the time following the Siege of Boston in the American Revolutionary War, when the British forces were evacuated from the city of Boston.
As for the claiming of the Evacuation Day bearing resemblance to Syrian security incidents, Jumbaltt said it is a shame to compare today' s system to the French mandate era.
The call made in a speech Saleh delivered in celebration held in Aden on the occasion of Evacuation Day on November 30 1967.