Arsen Avakov: We shall not allow Russian provocateurs to shatter the internal situation in Ukraine during Eurovision
From May 9 to May 13, 2017, the international song contest "Eurovision 2017" will be held in Kiev. Speaking to reporters on April 28, the Minister of Internal Affairs stated that there are no threats to participants and guests of the international competition in any city of the country.
"We are gearing up for the song contest “Eurovision 2017”. We see no threats either in Kiev, or in any other city. But we see many provocateurs from Russia who believe that they will be able to shake the situation. We will not allow them to do this and will react properly by applying preventive measures and, if necessary, using power”, - stressed Arsen Avakov.
Department of communication of MIA-Ukraine