Jamala, a Ukrainian singer of Crimean Tatar descent, won 2016 Eurovision Song Contest with her somber piece “1944”!
Ukraine scored 534 points with its song about the mass deportation of her Crimean ethnic group under the Soviet dictator Josef Stalin.
Dear Israeli Friends, we would like to thank you so much for your great support for Ukrainian singer in the Eurovision song contest!!!!! Thank you for your votes for Ukraine!!!!
We are proud of Jamala's victory and believe that we are stronger together!
All of Ukrainians will be happy to see you in Ukraine next year!