Russia has confirmed that they will be competing in the 2016 Junior Eurovision Song Contest.
It has also been announced that Sochi will be the venue for the national final, the date of which has not been announced yet. This is the first time that Sochi has hosted a national selection for Eurovision or Junior Eurovision with Moscow normally playing host to the events.
To date a total of six countries have confirmed their participation in the 14th edition of Junior Eurovision.
Source: Lina Arifulina