Israel used the hugely popular song contest to rebrand itself as a tolerant country, but political conflict and controversy will not make that an easy task.
Israeli singer Netta Barzilai on Sunday won the contest with a catchy techno dance tune "Toy" that has a women's empowerment twist, inspired by #MeToo movement.
Ten countries won enough support at Eurovision Song Contest's first semi-final to compete in upcoming final in Sweden.
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