Lukashenko hopes for Belarus victory in Eurovision-2012 in Baku

Tue 24 May 2011 07:51 GMT | 11:51 Local Time

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Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko hopes that his country will win the upcoming Eurovision Song Contest to be held in Baku in May 2012.

'I believe that Azerbaijan’s experience [on the Eurovision Song Contest] will be useful to Belarusian participants of Eurovision and hospitable land of Azerbaijan, where the contest will be held next year, will bring long-awaited success to Belarus,' it says in Alexander Lukashenko’s congratulatory message to President Ilham Aliyev on the occasion on victory of the Azerbaijani duo in Eurovision-2011 in Düsseldorf.
In a message the President of Belarus stresses that the Azerbaijani duo won hearts of “millions of viewers in Europe with a beautiful song, beautiful voice and brilliant choreography."
"Their performance was spectacular, modern, and therefore brought deserved success to Azerbaijan," Lukashenko added in his message.




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