September 19 declared National Day of Mourning

September 19 declared National Day of Mourning

Day of National Mourning in the Kyrgyz Republic

President Sadyr Japarov signed a decree declaring September 19 a Day of National Mourning in the Kyrgyz Republic. Press service of the head of state reported.

The document notes that the state flags of the Kyrgyz Republic will be flown at half mast throughout the country, as well as on the buildings of diplomatic and consular institutions abroad. Cultural institutions, TV and radio companies are recommended to cancel entertainment events and programs.