Israeli Tech & Foreign affairs correspondent Amichai Stein just tweeted this: a document showing how Eurovision officials ordered that Jerusalem not be mentioned as Israel’s capital during the voting phase.
— Amichai Stein (@AmichaiStein1) May 13, 2018
Let me enlarge that for you.
Which makes Netta’s speech after winning even better than I imagined – and perhaps an inadvertent “@$#! you” to them.
I would love to see how they will avoid mentioning it next year, when we host Eurovision…in Jerusalem!