Frame: Eurovision Song Contest / YouTube
Employees of the TV channel “Russia 1” have refused comments broadcast “Eurovision”, in which the broadcast showed the two men kiss. About it writes the edition “Moscow speaking”.
It is reported that no official statement from the press service of “Russia 1” will not follow. An anonymous source said that the broadcast of the competition provides the broadcaster and the Russian channel has the right to change it.
Frame depicting men kissing, got on the air “Russia 1” on may 14 during the broadcast of the semifinal of “Eurovision-2019”. At the end of the qualifying stage was a performance by the Israeli artist This international. The singer became the winner of “Eurovision” in 1998.
Images of kissing couples, including same-sex, was accompanied by the execution of her songs Just The Way You Are. Commentators ether did not react to the incident.
“Eurovision-2019” will be held from 14 to 18 may in the Israeli capital tel Aviv. Russia at competition is represented by Sergey Lazarev. He will present his composition the Scream in the second semifinal on may 16. The final will take place on may 18.
Video, photo All from Russia.