Tunisia Independence Day

Tunisia Independence Day

March 20
Independence Day is a public holiday commemorating a treaty signed on this day in 1956 that formally recognized Tunisia's independence from France. It had been a French colony since the 1880s.
CONTACTS:
Embassy of Tunisia
1515 Massachusetts Ave. N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20005
202-862-1850; fax: 202-862-1858
www.tunisia.or.jp
SOURCES:
AnnivHol-2000, p. 47
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