Stavropol Krai are withdrawing from the Turkvizyon and Bala Turkvizyon Song Contest 2015.
Stavropol Krai were due to be represented by Nogai singers Islam Satyrov and Madina Kartakaeva at the Turkvizyon and Bala Turkvizyon Song Contests respectively. The decision was taken to withdraw to the current state of relations between Russia and Turkey. The region has however confirmed that they will be participating in next years competition.
Source: Nogai Union of Youth