The Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine Vyacheslav Kyrylenko criticized the victory of the national selection of the participant of the Eurovision-2019.
“I can repeat the thought of many people, but a singer who goes on tour in the aggressor state, plans to continue this and doesn’t understand the reasons cannot represent our country in the Eurovision-2019”, - Kyrylenko wrote on Twitter.
According to the Vice Prime Minister , the situation with Ukrainian participant is 'far from being sorted out'.
Earlier, Maruv became a participant of Eurovision-2019 from Ukraine. This became known after the joint voting of the jury and the TV audience on February, 23.
Members of the jury granted her the second place with 5 points, but she won after the vote of the viewers, as she scored 6.
Freedom Jazz, Yuko, Maruv, Brunettes Shoot Blondes, Kazka, Anna Maria entered the final of the national selection Eurovision 2019.
As you know, the winner of the national selection will represent Ukraine at the Eurovision Song Contest 2019, which will be held in Israeli capital Tel Aviv. Our contestant will sing in the second half of the first semifinal, scheduled for May 14. The second semifinal will be held on May 16, and we will know the name of the winner on May 18.