A selfie taken by a group of Miss Universe contestants isn’t normally something that makes international news, but a recent photo showing Miss Israel posing alongside a smiling Miss Lebanon has bucked the trend.
The innocent image was taken by Miss Israel, Doron Matalon, who posted it onto her Instagram account. Social media users soon noticed that Lebanon’s Saly Greige was standing next to her, which led to some angy Lebanese folk calling for their country’s contestant to be stripped of her title for ‘consorting with the enemy’.
Miss Lebanon offered a shameful response to the controversey. Photo and story