In changes to the lyrics of the song he will send this year Eurovision Israel advances, after the uproar that was created and the banning of the organizer.

THE Israeli TV station Kan he had pledged not to change his lyrics October Rainwhich was clearly referring to Hamas’ attack on Israel on October 7.

However, the president of Israel Isaac Herzog called for “necessary adjustments” to ensure Israel can enter the tournament.

Israel has won the Eurovision Song Contest four times in the past. This year’s event will take place in Sweden.

In a statement on Sunday, Kan TV said it had contacted October Rain’s lyricist and asked him to “delete the lyrics while maintaining his artistic freedom”.

Last month, when the European Broadcasting Union said he was evaluating the lyrics, Kan said he had “no intention of replacing the song”.

Israel’s entry, with the song that the 20-year-old will perform Eden Golanis to be confirmed next Sunday.