Israeli artist(s) will perform┬áin 2nd semifinal,12 May because of┬áIsraelÔÇÖs Memorial Day that held on 10 May.


Israel newspaper Hayom writes that EBU has allowed Israel to perform in second semi final. Because 10 May is very special to Israeli, it’s called┬áIsraelÔÇÖs Memorial Day.┬á┬áIsrael Broadcasting Authority had applied for this┬árequest to EBU, and they was not refused for this time.

Israel had withdrew in the past for two times, in 1980,1984. because of  similar clash of dates.

Source : Isreal Hayom