Israel – This year’s Israeli representative Hovi Star, has tonight been speaking on Maltese TV show Xarabank about nearly being banned from entering Russia as part of the Eurovision Promo tour. Hovi said,
“In Moscow people have a rough time with people like me, maybe because I’m Gay … When I wanted to get into Moscow I had trouble with the passport control.”
Check out the video of the interview here.
Hovi Star was in Malta for the Maltese Party which was held tonight.