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Covid still biggest challenge in planning Eurovision, organiser says

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  • Swede Martin Österdahl became executive supervisor of the Eurovision Song Contest in 2020, and is the second Swede to hold the position in charge of one of the biggest TV shows in the world.

  • He tells Radio Sweden that the coronavirus pandemic was still the biggest challenge in organising this year's event in Turin, Italy.

  • "All the uncertainty, are we going to have an audience, are we going to have face masks, are we going to have Covid testing, what kind of travel?", he says.