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Amsterdam refused to hold a music contest “Eurovision-2020”. About it reports TASS on Friday, July 5.
The mayor of the capital of the Netherlands Femke Halsema explained that the concert hall Ziggo Dome, which was going to organize the festival, will be unavailable at the scheduled date. According to her, the booking can not be cancel or reschedule. While trying to find other large sites were not successful.
Previously, the Hague and Breda also expressed unwillingness to host the event. Now in the struggle for carrying out of “Eurovision” has left cities such as Rotterdam, Utrecht, den Bosch, Arnhem and Maastricht. The final decision on the venue of the competition will be decided in August.
The next Eurovision song contest to be held in the Netherlands in 2019, winning the contest was won by the representative of that country. Duncan Lawrence played the song Arcade and I broke a rule of the festival — came up with a song that was already in his repertoire. The European broadcasting Union did not cancel the victory of the artist.
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