Hrycak praised law enforcement officers for the security at the Eurovision song contest

Ukrainian law enforcement system worked smoothly and was able to prevent any crimes of a terrorist nature during the Eurovision song contest in Kiev. This was stated at a briefing the head of the SBU Basil Gritsak, reports

He was pleased with the work of Ukrainian law enforcement officers.

“We are very worried that the Eurovision was held without incidents, so I did. Eurovision has shown that Ukrainian law-enforcement system can work smoothly… Managed to prevent any crimes of a terrorist nature,” said Hrytsak.

He also noted that the Ukrainian intelligence services closely followed by people who are connected with the so-called “DPR/LPR”, or Russian intelligence services.

“It is for these people implemented enhanced operational control. Some of them we called, questioned, or influence them to understand the situation,” – said the head of the SBU.

We will remind, in Kiev ended the international song contest Eurovision-2017. The winner this year was 27-year-old Portuguese Salvador Collected with the song Amar pelos dois. The representative of Portugal received the highest score from both the national jury and the spectators of the contest. Ukraine this year took 24-th place.

Has not managed and without scandals. During the performance of the Ukrainian singer Jamala on the scene ran “fan” with the Australian flag and live bared buttocks. He was quickly overpowered and removed from the scene security.