Start of Eid confirmed for September 1

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The Eid Al Adha holiday will get underway on September 1, it has been announced.

The news was confirmed by the Saudi Supreme Court following a sighting of the Dhu Al Hijjah crescent on Tuesday night.

The Emirates News Agency (WAM) has also confirmed the start of the Eid period.

By Time Out Abu Dhabi staff
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