Junior Eurovision in Minsk to be most hospitable show in the history of the contest. Ukraine has returned to the contest after a deadline. Previously, Kiev refused to participate because of financial difficulties. Thus, 20 countries will take part in the competition. For the first time the international song forum will be attended by Kazakhstan and Wales. The show will take place on 25 November. The organizer and coordinator of all competition events is the Belarusian Television and Radio Company. Now the contest is in active preparation. Participants of the National selection tour are making promo videos. Their concept corresponds to this year’s slogan LightUp. The representative of Belarus will be announced at the end of August.