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EUROVISION 2017 IN UKRAINE: Five things about the Ukrainian capital Kyiv that will amaze song contest guests

Kyiv won the right to host the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest thanks to Ukrainian singer Jamala’s victory with her haunting song “1944” about the Soviet deportation of the Crimean Tatars

Friday, 14 April 2017 01:44

Beyond Eurovision: Why Ukraine Should Fully Embrace Crimean Tatar Culture

Jamala’s Eurovision Song Contest victory demonstrated the importance of soft power on the international stage - Ukraine’s cultural diplomacy strategy now needs to pay far more attention to safeguarding the nation’s rich but neglected Crimean...

Thursday, 09 June 2016 00:50

Ukraine can win Eurovision 2017

Hosting Eurovision 2017 will give Ukraine a unique chance to dazzle hundreds if not thousands of visiting international journalists – and a successful song contest is only a small part of the far larger PR opportunity presented by the event

Thursday, 02 June 2016 17:02

UKRAINE WINS EUROVISION: Jamala triumphs at Eurovision with haunting ballad about Soviet-era Crimean Tatar deportation

Ukraine will host the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest after Jamala wins in Stockholm with powerful and politically potent song highlighting plight of Crimean Tatars

Sunday, 15 May 2016 03:48

WEAPONIZING EUROVISION: Crimean Tatar song helps Ukraine fight back against Russian infowar

Ukrainian singer Jamala’s haunting ballad ‘1944’ draws international attention to plight of Tatar minority in Russian-occupied Crimea as Putin’s hybrid war casts shadow over Europe’s famously kitsch annual song contest

Saturday, 14 May 2016 02:34

POP POLITICS: Crimean Tatar singer Jamala to represent Ukraine at Eurovision with Stalin deportation ballad

Politically charged Ukrainian entry to kitsch annual song contest has obvious parallels with current oppression of Crimean Tatars by Russian forces in Occupied Crimea

Monday, 22 February 2016 01:24

Ukraine’s Crimean Tatar singer Jamala poised to embarrass Putin and bring Stalin’s crimes to Eurovision Song Contest

Song dedicated to Crimean Tatar victims of 1944 Soviet deportation challenges myth of ‘Russian Crimea’ while reminding world of often overlooked Stalin era crimes against humanity

Wednesday, 10 February 2016 01:27

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