Miss Egypt hopes to wow as Miss Universe pageant kicks off
The 68th edition of the Miss Universe pageant has begun in Atlanta, Georgia at the Tyler Perry studios. Last years winner Catriona Grey from the Philippines will crown her successor on Dec. 8th.
Contestants have come from across the world as 90 different countries and territories are represented in the pageant. Among the hopefuls are Ms. Diana Hamed from Egypt who is he only contestant representing the larger Arab world.
The 20 year old claimed her crown as Ms. Egypt on October 20th in Cairo’s Al Massah Hotel. She is the only fully Arab contestant on the show although Ms. Phillipines, Gazini Ganados, is part Palestinian.