A few minutes ago, it was released by the official site of the contest, the complete list of the participating nations. A total of 37 countries will compete in the contest, 31 will compete in the semis and 6 will compete direct in the final! Check it out!
31 Countries in the Semis
|Albania 🇦🇱||Czech Republic 🇨🇿||Israel 🇮🇱||Romania 🇷🇴|
|Armenia 🇦🇲||Denmark 🇩🇰||Latvia 🇱🇻||San Marino 🇸🇲|
|Australia 🇦🇺||Estonia 🇪🇪||Lithuania 🇱🇹||Serbia 🇷🇸|
|Austria 🇦🇹||Finland 🇫🇮||Malta 🇲🇹||Slovenia 🇸🇮|
|Azerbaijan 🇦🇿||Georgia 🇬🇪||Moldova 🇲🇩||Sweden 🇸🇪|
|Belgium 🇧🇪||Greece 🇬🇷||Norway 🇳🇴||Switzerland 🇨🇭|
|Croatia 🇭🇷||Iceland 🇮🇸||Poland 🇵🇱||The Netherlands 🇳🇱|
|Cyprus 🇨🇾||Ireland 🇮🇪||Portugal 🇵🇹|
6 Direct to the Final
|France 🇫🇷||Spain 🇪🇸|
|Germany 🇩🇪||Ukraine 🇺🇦|
|Italy 🇮🇹||United Kingdom 🇬🇧 (Host Broadcaster)|
Bulgaria, Montenegro and North Macedonia withdrew form the contest, citing financial reasons earlier this week.
This year, the contest will be the shortest since 2014, when also 37 countries took part at the contest.
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