Frame: video “Eurovision Song Contest”
In the Internet appeared the petition to remove Iceland from participation in the musical contest “Eurovision”. It is published on the website Change.org.
“After a wonderful night on overcoming differences and unite through music, the band representing Iceland, with great contempt reacted to this atmosphere and the host country, raising Palestinian flags during a live broadcast”, — is spoken in the address. Currently signed 36.5 thousand people.
According to Deutsche Welle, the European broadcasting Union is also considering sanctions against Iceland. It stressed that the actions representing the country groups Hatari “directly contrary to the rules of the competition”.
Earlier it was reported that in a live final of musical contest “Eurovision” showed Palestinian flags. In a speech to the American pop singer Madonna, who was the invited guest of the festival, two dancers showed the audience the flags depicted on their back. One of them was Israeli, and the second Palestinian.
Later, during the announcement of the results, in the shot of the Icelandic participants. The musicians raised two banners, but one of which was a flag, and on another was written “Palestine.”
Video, photo All from Russia.