Ukraine wins Eurovision song contest 2022!

Ukraine wins Eurovision song contest 2022!

Ukraine's Kalush Orchestra has won the 66th Eurovision contest, marking the country's third Eurovision victory. 

Kalush Orchestra from Ukraine win Eurovison contest.
Twitter/ Eurovison Song Contest

On Saturday, Ukraine's Kalush Orchestra was announced as the winner of the 66th Eurovision Song Contest

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Stefania by Kalush Orchestra finished first after competing with fierce competition from the United Kingdom, Spain, and Sweden.

This is the country's third Eurovision win. 

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According to the Guardian, this win has sparked a debate, with many claiming that Ukraine won the sympathy vote due to the Ukraine-Russia conflict. 

Watch the winning performance below!

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