Israel will perform in the second semifinal in May
TEL AVIV, ISRAEL – Israel HaYom newspaper reports today that Israel reached an agreement with the EBU to perform in the 2nd Semi Final next May due to the Memorial Day of Israel on May 10th.
Israel totally respects the specific holiday and that’s the reason the country withdrawn in 1980 and 1984. Although the memorial day ends on May 11.
Israel also confirms that they will use HaKokhav HaBa (The next star) as their selection method as previously reported on oikotimes.com. The song will be decided internally.