The Israeli Embassy in Ireland says it is “saddened”
Tanaiste Simon Coveney says Ireland has every intention of being there
However, Charlie McGettigan calls for withdrawl
“I can’t imagine that we would not televise Eurovision next year”
At least two Irish MEPs stand with him
A group of protestors have drafted a petition calling on Russia to cut its broadcast of Eurovision 2014, citing Austria’s tranvestite contestant Conchita Wurst.