Chairman of the Kharkiv Regional State Administration Oleksiy Kucher declared September 26 in Kharkiv the Day of Mourning for those killed in the AN-26 military plane crash. This was reported by the press service of the Kharkiv Regional State Administration.
"To declare September 26, 2020 the Day of Mourning for the victims of the AN-26 plane crash," the order says.
On the Day of Mourning, it is recommended to lower the national flag of Ukraine on all structures of state authorities, state enterprises, institutions and organizations throughout the region and place a mourning ribbon on it.
On September 26, entertainment events and sports competitions should be canceled, the heads of TV channels and radio stations are invited to make appropriate changes to the program schedules.
As it was reported earlier, a plane crash occurred near Chuhiuv, Kharkiv region, on September 25. 22 people died in the disaster.