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Gal Gadot in Lebanese designer sparks backlash

Late Tuesday, Saab's official Instagram account published and then deleted a photo praising Israeli actress Gal Gadot wearing a blue, one-shouldered sashed gown created by the Lebanese designer.

"I love and respect Elie Saab, but is he really happy an Israeli actress wore a dress he designed?" on Twitter. Saab has since removed the image, which you can see above.

Saab posted the picture on the designer's Instagram account, which was later taken down, the News said. "At the Critics' Choice Awards on Thursday evening, "Wonder Woman" director Patty Jenkins presented Gal Gadot with the #SEEHER Award, which honors a woman who "[pushes] boundaries on changing stereotypes and [recognizes] the importance of accurately portraying women across the entertainment landscape".

The deleting of Saab's picture has drawn a mixed reaction on social media. Gadot closed by dedicating her win to those behind the #MeToo and Time's Up movements.

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In 2014 the actress on Facebook during the Gaza War, which left more than 2,100 Palestinians dead. After the post was deleted, she added that his team "was smart enough to remove the post when people started commenting".

In 2017, her superhero blockbuster was banned from cinemas in Lebanon, among several other Arab countries amid protests over her casting as the title character and complaints by Islamists that it featured immodest images of women generally.

However, this ban did not extend to Justice League, released later that year.

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