Greece will not be returning to this year’s Junior Eurovision Song Contest.
Greek broadcaster ERT have now confirmed that they will not be returning to the contest, with no specific reason given. Their last participation at the contest was in 2008, and the nation withdrew the following year stating financial reasons.
Greece first made their debut in 2003, which was the first year of the contest. They participated consistently until 2008. Their best result was 6th place which the nation achieved in 2005 with Alexandros & Kalli.
Watch the most recent Greek entry below: