Yesterday the media Lekus and Vova (Alexey Stolyarov, Vladimir Krasnov) played the head of the EBU Ingrid Deltenre, posing as her Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groisman. They were able to know the opinion Deltenre on the victory of Jamala and the removal of competition in Berlin.
So, in the words of former President, Ingrid said that the song of the Crimean Tatar Jamala “1944” victory in Ukraine, in fact – political, that does not conform to the rules of Eurovision, and generally threatened to “Groisman” the removal of competition in Berlin, if Kiev does not take a positive decision about the contestant from Russia Yulia Samoilova.
If the contest takes, the lady Deltenre threatened, moreover, to exclude Ukraine from Eurovision for a few years. This conversation was done yesterday a lot of noise, and the official representative of EMU David Goodman was forced to make a statement.
He said that Kiev “has been and remains a major priority for the Union”, the song contest has not been canceled and the training continues.
Recall that the semi-finals of “Eurovision-2017” to be held may 9 and may 11 and the finals will be held may 13