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Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin

Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
01/19
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Sheelan Yousefizadeh (middle, wearing a crown), newly crowned Miss Ethnic 2013, poses for a photograph together with other contestants. She had to compete against 17 other participants.
Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
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Pictured is Sheelan Yousefizadeh only moments after winning the crown of Miss Ethnic 2013.
Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
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Sheelan Yousefizadeh in the backstage, with the hair stylist in the background.
Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
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Sheelan Yousefizadeh's supporter holds a card with her portrait incorporated into the flag of The Republic of Ireland. Majority of her supporters, gathered at the event, had similar ones.
Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
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Sheelan Yousefizadeh pictured at the event. Caption on her t-shirt reads: 'Say No to FGM'. FGM stands for Female Genital Mutilation, an issue Ifrah Ahmed (the organizer) is against.
Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
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Sheelan Yousefizadeh presenting herself in a national Iranian dress.
Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
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Questions time for Sheelan Yousefizadeh as contestants of Miss Ethnic 2013 fight for the title.
Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
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Sheelan Yousefizadeh during a part of the show where competitors were performing a routine wearing sports outfits associated with their respective countries.
Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
09/19
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Number 13 was very lucky indeed for Sheelan Yousefizadeh as she won the title of Miss Ethnic 2013 held in Dublin, Ireland.
Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
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Sheelan Yousefizadeh presents herself in an evening dress.
Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
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It was all smiles for Sheelan Yousefizadeh during the Miss Ethnic 2013 beauty contest.
Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
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Former holder of Miss Ethnic title, Monika Klinaviciute (Lithuania) (left) passes the crown to the new queen, Sheelan Yousefizadeh (centre). Contestant Aoife O Brien, who was representing Ireland, is pictured on the right hand side.
Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
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Sheelan Yousefizadeh's bio is displayed on a screen before the start of the show.
Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
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Sheelan Yousefizadeh (centre), just seconds after receiving her crown. Monika Klinaviciute (left), Aoife O Brien (right).
Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
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Miss Ethnic 2013 Sheelan Yousefizadeh (right) is pictured with the former holder of that title, Monika Klinaviciute (left).
Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
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The organizer and the founder of the Miss Ethnic beauty contest, Ifrah Ahmed of Ifrah Foundation is pictured at the event.
Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
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Ifrah Ahmed at the event.
Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
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Ifrah Ahmed of Ifrah Foundation addresses the gathered guests.
Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
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Dance group performs one of the Polish dances at the Miss Ethnic 2013. Dublin - Ireland.
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  • Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
  • Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
  • Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
  • Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
  • Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
  • Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
  • Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
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  • Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
  • Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
  • Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
  • Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
  • Sheelan Yousefizadeh wins Miss Ethnic 2013 in Dublin
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Sheelan Yousefizadeh, a student representing Iran, won the title of Miss Ethnic 2013, at a contest held in Dublin in the Westin Hotel. Organizer, Ifrah Ahmed, created the event in 2010 to raise awareness on the problem of female genital mutilation.

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