Song Contest Becomes Hot Spot in Feud Between Countries
Date: Thursday, September 10, 2009 @ 16:30:13 UTC

The simmering conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan has entered a new theater: the Eurovision Song Contest. The talent show, in which television audiences help select a winner from among dozens of European national champions, is supposed to be apolitical. But some Azerbaijanis who took impartiality to impressive lengths, voting for the Armenian entry in the 2009 final in May, reportedly were called in to the Azerbaijani National Security Ministry. Complete Article

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