US supermodel of Palestinian origin Bella Hadid has said she wishes to visit Palestine, the homeland of her father Mohamed Hadid, Sayidaty reported.
Hadid said she would “die of excitement” if such a visit comes true.
In an appearance on MBC’s “ET bel Arabi” show, the 20-year old younger sister of model Gigi Hadid, said: “I feel very passionate about traveling to Palestine, much more than anyone else in my home country. I want to do this more than anything else in the world.”
Hadid has earlier expressed pride in her Middle Eastern heritage and Muslim identity.
Her father lived in Syria and Lebanon before he moved to the US in his teens.
“He was always religious, and he always prayed with us. I am proud to be a Muslim,” she had said.
The model, who is an ambassador of luxury brand Dior, was in Dubai recently to unveil the “Dior, The Art Of Color” exhibition at The Dubai Mall.
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