Belarus made it into the Eurovision final. The first semi-final of the song contest took place in Tel Aviv the day before. 17 countries were competing for a berth in the final. National jury panels assigned their points after the dress rehearsal. And the day before viewers had a chance to choose their favorite entry. The public opinion turned out to be differed from the predictions of bookmakers. Belarus' ZENA made it to the final. Together with ZENA, on May 18, Greece, Serbia, Cyprus, Estonia, the Czech Republic, Australia, Iceland, San Marino and Slovenia will be performing on the stage of the EXPO Tel Aviv.