After voting for a singer to represent Ukraine at Eurovision, the Chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people Refat Chubarov made sure that Ukrainians are smarter than politicians.

- As always, people are smarter than politicians, Chubarov wrote on Facebook:

The Mejlis Head also thanked all those who voted for the Crimean Tatar singer Jamala:

-Since now I am in the car I cannot write enough words to thank you, my dear friends! I am grateful to everyone! Crimea will win in Sweden! Crimea is Ukraine!