Eurovision 2016: Nagorno Karabakh Flag on list banned flags

13:02   29 April, 2016

The EBU has released the official guidelines for the use of flags for fans, people who are going to be on arena of this musical event planned in May. This year along with usual size restrictions, there are some banned and strictly prohibited flags, Wiwibloggs repoted. Among the banned flags are Kosovo, Nagorno-Karabakh, Crimea, Palestine and Basque flags.

The usual size restrictions: Flags without a stick must be no bigger than 120 x 80 cm, and flags with a stick must be no bigger than 60 x 40 cm, with the stick no bigger than 50 cm and made of plastic. This is to ensure that flags don’t end up blocking camera shots or getting in the way of other audience members.