Miss Universe quarantine period is currently underway. In the middle of dense activities and the activities of the contestants from various countries, appears a fairly excited controversy discussed at this time.
Miss Lebanon, Saly Greige sparked controversy after posing in a photo with Miss Israel, Doron Matalon.
As TIME reported on Monday (19/1), it triggers the problem motivated selfie political factors which Lebanon and Israel are known to be involved in the war.
In response to these events, Greige admitted he had done its best to avoid Matalon during the Miss Universe pageant.
This photo was circulated after uploaded through personal Instagram account Matalon. In the photo, they also pose with Miss Japan and Miss Slovenia.
As a result, this photo makes many parties denounced Greige. Instead make the most of the people called for the title of Miss Lebanon 2014 was removed from it.
Trying to explain what happened, Greige spoke and revealed through his personal Facebook page. He claimed Matalon accidentally participated in this photo shoot.
"The truth behind the photo: Since the first day of my arrival to Participate to the Miss Universe, I was very cautious to avoid being in any pictures or communication with Miss Israel (that tried Several times to have a photo with me). I was having a photo with Miss Japan, Miss Slovenia and myself, Miss Israel Suddenly jumped in, took a selfie, and put it on her social media ".
Matalon also address these issues and claimed it made him sad.
"It is not surprising, but it still makes me sad. Unfortunately hostility can not be removed from the competition," he wrote.