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First hijab-wearing Barbie launched inspired by Olympic fencer


The face of the doll is modelled on Ibtihaj Muhammad, who won a bronze medal in Rio last year. (BBC News - World) More More

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Posted on 15 November 2017 | 3:43 am | Google News

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Thank you @Mattel for announcing me as the newest member of the @Barbie #Shero family! I'm proud to know that little girls everywhere can now play with a Barbie who chooses to wear hijab! This is a childhood dream come true #shero pic.twitter.com/ ...

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