Evacuation day


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Related to Evacuation day: Bunker Hill Day
the anniversary of the day on which the British army evacuated the city of New York, November 25, 1783.

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The same goes for the solemn-sounding Evacuation Day, aka St.
TUNIS (TAP) - President Moncef Marzouki, National Constituent Assembly (NCA) President Mustapha Ben Jfar and Prime Minister Ali Larayedh chaired on Monday, at the Martyrs' Square in Bizerte, a ceremony organised in commemoration of the 50th anniversary of the Evacuation Day.
DAMASCUS, (SANA) Members of the Damascus Youth volunteer group visited a number of Army checkpoints in Damascus on occasion of the 67th anniversary of Evacuation Day, Syria's national day, and presented gifts to Army personnel to express appreciation for the sacrifices they're making to preserve Syria and its people.
Like the March 17 Suffolk County Evacuation Day holiday, which coincides with St.
BIZERTE (TAP)- The Martyrs' Square in Bizerte hosted on Monday morning a ceremony commemorating the 49th anniversary of Evacuation Day, with attendance of Caretaker President Moncef Marzouki, Interim Prime Minister Hamadi Jebali and National Constituent Assembly (NCA) Speaker Mustapha Ben Jaafar.
The citizens stressed adherence to the leadership of President Bashar al-Assad, hailing the sublime meanings of the Evacuation Day and expressing confidence in achieving the 'Great Evacuation Day' by which the Golan will have been fully liberated.
House, on a 78-78 tie vote, rejected a Republican-sponsored amendment that would have abolished the Suffolk County legal holidays of Evacuation Day (March 17) and Bunker Hill Day (June 17).
In a statement issued on occasion of the 66th Independence Day, (Evacuation Day), the Commission said that independence was the result of popular struggle, and that Syrians should draw inspiration from it to liberate the Golan.
BIZERTE, Oct.15, 2010 (TAP) - As instructed by President Zine El Abidine Ben Ali, Prime Minister and Vice-chairman of the Constitutional Democratic Rally (RCD) party Mohamed Ghannouchi presided, on Friday morning, at the martyrs' cemetery of Bizerte , over a ceremony commemorating the 47th anniversary of Evacuation day, with attendance of the Rally's Politburo members.
Require state employees to work on Evacuation Day and Bunker Hill Day (S 3)
DAMASCUS, (SANA) -- The Regional Leadership of al-Baath Arab Socialist Party on Monday marked the 66th anniversary of Evacuation Day by affirming that Syrians are still determined to continue the process of development and liberation in spite of conspiracies.
In his statement on the occasion of the 65th anniversary of Evacuation Day (Syria's Independence Day), Capucci said "President Bashar al-Assad's decisions and directives were appeasing on all levels," expressing pride in Syria's leadership and its steadfastness in the face of hatched conspiracies.