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Linor Abargil


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1998 Miss World Winner Linor Abargil News

Wachusett High grad Drew King makes Broadway debut

Boston Globe (subscription)
Meanwhile, Linor Abargil, the subject of the 2013 documentary “Brave Miss World,” will be at Brandeis Tuesday for a screening of the movie. In 1998, the Israeli beauty queen won the Miss World pageant just weeks after she had been raped. She has since ...

1998 Miss World Winner Linor Abargil News

Former Miss Israel, anti-rape activist, speaks

Sun Sentinel
Shortly before capturing the Miss World title, Abargil was raped in Milan, Italy by someone she trusted. She courageously went public after her attack, becoming an attorney, impassioned anti-rape activist, and subject of the new documentary, "Brave ...

1998 Miss World Winner Linor Abargil News

Former Miss World: 'I'm not scared to talk about my rape. But I hope men will ...

Because just six weeks earlier, Abargil had been violently raped at knife point. Her travel agent, Uri Shlomo Nur, kidnapped and assaulted her in Milan. They were in a car together, when he took a secluded road. He put masking tape over Abargil's mouth ...

1998 Miss World Winner Linor Abargil News

Interview: Linor Abargil

Jewish Chronicle
When Linor Abargil was crowned Miss World in 1998, she burst into tears. Nothing particularly unusual about that - pretty much every beauty contest winner cries. But for the then 18-year-old Israeli, it was different. On a modelling assignment in Milan ...

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