US embassy closed on Thursday

Posted at 11/21/2012 4:55 PM

MANILA, Philippines – The United States Embassy in Manila will be closed to the public on Thursday (November 22) in observance of Thanksgiving holiday.

Its affiliated offices will also be closed due to the American holiday.

The embassy and its affiliated offices will resume operations on Friday (November 23).

Thanksgiving Day is celebrated in the United States annually on the fourth Thursday of November.

Thanksgiving Day marks the beginning of the US “holiday season,” which ends after News Year's Day.