Rus News Journal

Tatu : In Riga us not prokatjat

On a scene 48 - go competition the Eurovision the most popular in all Europe the Russian duet leaves on May, 24th under the eleventh serial number. But already now among all 26 participants of a song marathon the group of Russia, on a polling rating, wins first place (7,6 points), having outstripped almost on the whole point the nearest competitor from Turkey, one of the singers most known in the homeland - Sertab Erener.

Tatushki which will sing on - russki, become, without suspecting even, the original representative of Russian national minority of Latvia. The matter is that local authorities have allowed to hold on May, 23rd in the centre of Riga meeting in support of schools with training Russian. It is expected that for meeting will gather about 10 thousand Russian-speaking schoolboys and their parents. However, owners of competition and without that have managed to politize enough the Eurovision . So, in the special supplement for participants of competition of English-speaking newspaper The Baltic Times the list from 10 things which should be avoided by all means as though is for fun resulted. At the first number appears: Never confuse the Latvian to Russian .

Julja and Lena on a hotel sofa. And what will be on a scene?.
And in the rest all is organised under the higher European category. Auditorium the area of 8000 sq. m on 6 thousand places. Before it - the magnificent scene simulating the star sky with 16 - metre arches - the spheres fitted svetootrazhajushchej by a fabric, a glass podium with illumination. Near to a press - the centre on 4000 places in a small court yard - a fire-engine copy from which board all interested person spill free of charge Riga beer.

at competition draconian security measures are provided: examine everyone entering - an obligatory metal framework, a X-ray of personal things. And on two dress rehearsals and the basic show doggies - njuhachi will be added. On the main action in the sky will lift even helicopters of the national Air Forces.



with 18 - summer Julia Volkovoj and 19 - summer Lena Katinoj your correspondent has met in hostel. During all interview of Julja carefully knitted plaits from ringlets of Lena. That was conveniently arranged on a leather sofa, having put a head on knees of the girlfriend. Little girls as little girls - anything such, in sense netraditsionnosti relations. Simply girl-friends very much were tired of foreign journalists besieging them...

- you heard about intentions of organizers of competition in case of any tricks of you to start up in the air the record of a duet made the day before on dress rehearsal?

- They simply are afraid of us. Are afraid that we will win first place. They consider us as the competitors, but we is very quiet to it we concern. All of us equally will the first. We know it, - tells Julja.

- Yes, mulku about record on duty we already heard this, - having torn off a head from Julinyh of knees, Lena adds.

- after last year`s competition, when group the Prime minister - the Minister Was left in the basket, probably, you now have an additional stimulus to prove everything, what you the best? And you did not think, what Russia some countries during votings can for various reasons prokatit? You counted for yourselves: and suddenly 2 - e a place will occupy, instead of 1 - e? What then?

- we do not count, and simply we know that we will have a figure one - Julja is convinced.

- But even Alla Borisovnu in due time on the Eurovision prokatili - the Prima donna...

- well, let it slides! And we do not slide - us not prokatjat! - Lena draws Katin.

- or will not catch up?

- Actually we do not think of a place, - declares Julja. - We have already won the competition, having obtained of a world recognition. And to Riga have arrived, because we represent Russia which has chosen us. So, whatever place we have occupied, Tatu all the same the very first.

Meanwhile journalists notice that all in Riga is organised under the higher European category. Auditorium the area of 8000 sq. m on 6 thousand places. Before it - the magnificent scene simulating the star sky with 16 - metre arches - the spheres fitted svetootrazhajushchej by a fabric, a glass podium with illumination. Near to a press - the centre on 4000 places, in a small court yard, - a fire-engine copy from which board all interested person spill free of charge Riga beer.

at competition draconian security measures are provided: examine everyone entering - an obligatory metal framework, a X-ray of personal things. And on two dress rehearsals and the basic show doggies - njuhachi will be added. On the main action in the sky will lift even helicopters of the national Air Forces.