Arts and Culture | 20.12.11 | 12:38
Arts vs Politics: Armenia pondering over participation in Baku-hosted Eurovision-2012
Amid apparent reluctance among local showbiz representatives to compete [unlike the previous years] Armenia is running out of time and has promised to confirm its participation (or withdrawal) by the New Year, reports News.am, citing head of the Armenian Delegation at Eurovision Gohar Gasparyan
On May 15 this year in Germany Azerbaijan won the contest, thus putting Armenia in a difficult position – arts versus politics. By the rules of the European Broadcasting Union the winner country gets to host next year’s show.