The Eurovision organizers suggested Samoilova to speak via video link. Photo: vokrug.tv
The organizers of the Eurovision song contest, proposed to the Russian contestant Yulia Samoilova to speak via video link. This statement was made by the European broadcasting Union.
It is reported by meduza.io.
According to the plan of Union, Samoilov speaks first satellite in the semi-finals of the competition. If the performance is successful, in the same way, will represent Russia in the final of the Eurovision song contest.
This proposal was sent to the Russian “First channel”. He is this year responsible for Russia’s participation in the contest.
“This was not the case for the 60-year history of the competition. I want to be able to speak to all the Eurovision participants. We remind you that the theme of the contest in 2017, “long live diversity”. Hope to see a repeal of the ban on entry of Yulia Samoilova in Ukraine”, — wrote in the official appeal broadcasting Union.
The security service has banned entry to Ukraine of Yulia Samoilova for three years. For illegal crossing of the state border in 2015. Made in the annexed Crimea.