Lebanese journalist Heba Bitar was among those to comment, writing on social media: 'I love and respect Elie Saab, but is he really happy an Israeli actress wore a dress he designed?'
The Isreali actor was presented with the prestigious award, which recognises women who push the boundaries in entertainment, for her performance in Wonder Woman.
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"Anything that makes you feel more confident more attractive and better about yourself has to do with [feminism]", shared Gadot.
More than 60 Israeli soldiers and six Israeli civilians were also killed in the conflict.
It wouldn't be an awards show without an inspiring speech, and Gal Gadot delivered. "Elie Saab makes us proud". The Israeli actress wore a blue Elie Saab gown to the National Board of Review Awards in NY on Tuesday, looking "flawless". She did it for us.' Patty explained of Gal.
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"Although this is progress, there is still a long way to go", she said.
Gadot had served for two years in the Israeli army as a combat trainer, and Lebanon's Ministry of Economy issued the ban just before the film was scheduled to premiere.
She has trained for the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) and supported its invasion during the 2014 Gaza War - an onslaught that took the lives of more than 2,100 Palestinians. Now, when I started acting, there were very few female-led movies, and even fewer female directors.
The January 2018 Nintendo Direct Mini Highlights
Dark Souls: Remastered launches on May 25th, 2018, for PC, Xbox One , PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch . Super Mario Odyssey will also be receiving a new game mode, a free update introducing Balloon World.