Thousands will be heartbroken. Thousands won't care.
The UK remains last, but with a lower score than previously thought: it lost with 11 points, not 16.
Europe's simmering tensions have always threatened to boil over at Eurovision and upset the contest's very raison d'être: to unite the continent.
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Ukraine has confirmed that it will not take part in this year's Eurovision Song Contest after dropping its nominee over contractual disagreements.
Maruv was selected by a public vote on Saturday to sing at the contest in Israel in May but she refused contractual obligations requiring her not to perform in Russia.
The 2017 eurovison winner is back after a heart transplant and a gruelling brush with fame, doing what he loves - making music.