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  1. Turmoil continues: Ukrainian DPM rejects EBU proposal

    03.23 / 16:43 oikotimes.com Oikotimes.com - Music
    UKRAINE – Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine tweeted the government’s rejection to the EBU proposal to present remotely via satellite the Russian performance in the second semi final. He still urges as the only solution for Russia to replace their artist. The Executive Supervisor of the Eurovision Song Contest, Jon Ola Sand added: It is imperative that the Eurovision Song Contest remains free from politics and as such, due to the circumstances surrounding Julia’s travel ban, we h…
  2. BREAKING NEWS | FIRST TIME EVER: RUSSIA ALOWED TO PERFORM VIA SATELLITE!

    03.23 / 14:33 oikotimes.com Oikotimes.com - Music
    EUROVISION.TV REPORTS / SWITZERLAND – On 22 March the Ukrainian authorities issued a travel ban on the artist chosen as the Russian entrant to the Eurovision Song Contest, Julia Samoylova. Taking into consideration that this ban might be upheld by the Ukrainian authorities, and in order to maintain the non-political nature of the Eurovision Song Contest, the EBU has been working hard to find a solution to this situation and has taken the unprecedented move to offer Channel One Russia…
  3. Moscow Eurovision party still on despite developments

    03.23 / 14:33 oikotimes.com Oikotimes.com - Music
    The organizers of the Moscow party said that despite the situation with representatives of Russia, the party will take place in any case???? Организаторы московской вечеринки заявили, что , несмотря на всю ситуацию вокруг представительницы России, вечеринка состоится в любом случае???? #esc2017 #moscowparty???? #russia???????? #russiaeurovision A post shared by Eurovision Russia (@russiaeurovision) on Mar 22, 2017 at 11:47pm PDT Advertisements
  4. Francesco Gabbani teaches you how to dance Occidentali’s Karma

    03.23 / 13:34 oikotimes.com Oikotimes.com - Music
    TIME TO LEARN THE ITALIAN 2017 ENTRY MOVES #eurovision #eurovisiongr #escpress #celebratediversity #oikotimes #avmag #melfest #umk2017 #impacthub #oev2017 #gay- join us for more on www.facebook.com/oikotimes and www.instagram.com/oikotimes A post shared by OIKOTIMES EUROVISION (@oikotimes) on Feb 14, 2017 at 3:06pm PST 37.090240 -95.712891 Advertisements United States Share…
  5. Russia not to air Eurovision 2017 if Yulia not allowed to perform

    03.23 / 13:17 oikotimes.com Oikotimes.com - Music
    RUSSIA – Russian television will not broadcast Eurovision Song Contest 2017. This is reported by Russian media. This decision was made by the leadership of the largest Russian media holdings as a response to a three-year entry ban on Russian singer Yulia Samoilova, which had been imposed yesterday by the Security Service of Ukraine. As reported, Security Service of Ukraine banned Russian citizen Yulia Samoilova from entering the territory of Ukraine for a period of three years due to…
  6. Watch Max Milian feat. KUEBI covering the 2017 Austrian entry

    03.23 / 13:02 oikotimes.com Oikotimes.com - Music
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  7. The LOL Video of The Day: Eurovision 2017 Opening Titles Dallas Style

    03.23 / 07:19 oikotimes.com Oikotimes.com - Music
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  8. Press-secretary of the Security Service of Ukraine Olena Hitlyanska: no investigation on Armenia

    03.22 / 22:53 oikotimes.com Oikotimes.com - Music
    UKRAINE – Ukrainian press-secretary of the Security Service of Ukraine Olena Hitlyanska spoke today about the latest developments with Russia and Armenia. She clarifies that there are no documented reports that Armenian entrant violated the Ukrainian laws or proof she visited Crimea after the area annexed by Russia. She admitted that the security service is trying to investigate all participants in order to be fair to everyone but it’s not easy to physically check them all,…
  9. Eurovision: true victim of politics

    03.22 / 22:44 oikotimes.com Oikotimes.com - Music
    EDITORIAL – Throughout the history of the Eurovision Song Contest, politics had a big say in the way the event was organised and taking place. Here are some of the examples with politics deeply involved in the Eurovision Song Contest. When it comes to Eurovision, one thing that has become as predictable as the ludicrous outfits and high kitsch performances is controversy. From tactical voting to political scandals, this contest has had it all. In 1978,…
  10. Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin: “cynical & inhuman act”

    03.22 / 21:16 oikotimes.com Oikotimes.com - Music
    RUSSIA – The decision by the SBU, Ukraine’s intelligence agency, to ban Russia’s wheelchair-bound Eurovision contestant Yulia Samoilova from entering Ukraine is a cynical and inhuman act, Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin told TASS. “This is yet another openly cynical and inhuman act by the authorities in Kiev,” he commented. Earlier on Wednesday spokeswoman for Kiev’s intelligence agency, Yelena Gitlyanskaya, said Yulia Samoilova would not be allowed to vis…
  11. Yulia Samoilova amused and optimistic on the latest developments

    03.22 / 21:07 oikotimes.com Oikotimes.com - Music
    RUSSIA – Russian singer Yulia Samoilova who was banned from the entry to Ukraine, does not loose hope to perform at the Eurovision Song Contest and believes that the situation may change. “It’s amusing to observe all this from the side, because I don’t really understand what kind of threat do they see in me, in such a small girl. But at large, I’m not upset. For some reason I think the situation will change”, Samoilova said commenting the issue for…
  12. Kirkorov urges Russia to withdraw for indefinite time

    03.22 / 20:31 oikotimes.com Oikotimes.com - Music
    PHILIP KIRKOROV STATEMENT – As an artist, as a producer, as a person that has supported and promoted Eurovision more than anyone else I am shocked with the decision of Ukraine’s security service. Eurovision Song Contest, started after the 2nd world war,as an international competition that would bring countries and their citizens together through music. The Russian national broadcaster, despite the fear of a provocation, took the decision to send Yulia Samoylova to perform for…