Danish Lawmaker Demands Palestine Be Invited to Eurovision

Citing Israeli military's treatment of Palestinians, Johanne Schmidt-Nielsen says inviting Palestine into song contest would send strong message to Israel.

Every year, and this year's event in Copenhagen is no exception, geopolitics play out in some way at the Eurovision Song Contest. This time, it's the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Johanne Schmidt-Nielsen, a member of the Danish parliament, attacked the organizers of the competition at the opening ceremony for not inviting the Palestinian Authority to...