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Mohamed Salah donates to Gaza via Egyptian Red Crescent

Liverpool striker and Egyptian Football superstar Mohamed Salah has donated to the people of Gaza through the Egyptian Red Crescent, the Executive Director of the Egyptian Red Crescent, Rami al-Nazer confirmed.

‘It’s true, Mohamed Salah donated to the Red Crescent to support the people affected by the Israeli bombing in Gaza,’ Nazer told Youm7.

Nazer refused to reveal the value of Salah’s donation, based on the player’s wish, explaining: ‘The details of the donors or the details of what happened cannot be revealed.’

‘Mohamed Salah is an Egyptian star who has a broad fan base and interacts with Arab issues positively,’ he said.

Nazer praised Salah, saying it was the first time that the Egyptian star has donated to the Red Crescent.

Source: State Information Service Egypt