Wide Reactions to Her Visit Tunisia Campaign
Awards and Accolades Granted for Hend Sabry in Tunisia
In recognition to the constant efforts of Hend Sabry in support of her homeland through several occasions most recently, her latest visit to Tunisia was widely received by warm appreciation on the popular and official levels. Tunisian Minister of Tourism Salma Rekik honored Hend for her efforts bodied forth in Visit Tunisia campaign which she launched to promote local tourism in the heels of the Bardo Museum terrorist incident. Likewise, Habib Essid, Tunisian Prime Minister received Sabry in the Tunisian government headquarters and praised her outstanding initiative which she launched in support of her country.
After Essaid's meeting, Hend posted a statement on her Instagram account saying, "It was an honor to meet Prime. Minister Mr. Habib Essid. Culture is an essential weapon against terrorism and extremist thinking. and I am very happy with the politicians' awareness of this fact."
On April 7th, Hend released Visit Tunisia video campaign, in collaboration with 13 A-Listers from the Arab world. The video featured the stars inviting Arab tourists to visit Tunisia with a review of the most beautiful cities and touristic landmarks, in order to support local tourism in Tunisia.
As a reaction to this initiative, a group of Tunisian stars released a counterpart Visit Egypt campaign initiated by the director Mohamed Ali Ben Jemaa with the participation of 14 Tunisian stars. The Tunisian media spread this initiative, and 24/7 TV show hosted Hend along with Ben Jemaa in an interview where the two highlighted the importance of the relationship between Egypt and Tunisia, and the extent of the political and social path link between the two countries.