segunda-feira, 16 de maio de 2016

Ukraine WINS Eurovision Song Contest with the song of political content ... and Russia reacts badly

The Ukraine won the Eurovision Song Contest with the song, which talks about the 1944 deportation of 200 1000 Crimean Tatars to Siberia under Stalin. One of the people deported were Ukrainian Jamala's great grandmother, the singer Saturday night won the victory.

"It's a great honor for me, and at the same time, a huge responsibility. I was sure that if sing, if I told the truth, that would touch people, "said Jamala.

The votes of the jury and televoting, the Ukrainian song was ahead with 534 points, followed by Australian Dami Im, who had won the vote of the jury. The Russian song of Sergey Lazarev took third place with 491 point s, despite having won the televoting.

"We did a lot to represent our country. I think we can. At least, the telespetadores all over Europe gave us the first place and this is the most important, "stressed Sergey Lazarev.

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