Sopje, March 01, 2012 – Because of the death of Kiro Gligorov, the first president of independent Republic of Macedonia, today, Tuesday, 3rd January, is declared as a day of mourning in the Republic of Macedonia.
We recommend that all the electronic media should accord their program content with the day of mourning. It is suggested that content with entertainment character not to be broadcasted: talk-shows, humoristic content, transmissions of sport contests, interactive games, fortune games, quizzes, inappropriate music etc. At the same time, if it is possible, the Broadcasting Council recommends that a decent memorial portrait of the deceased president should be broadcasted.
The program sector of the Broadcasting Council is at the disposal of the broadcasters if they have additional question in terms of the shaping of the program on the following contacts: