She additionally made an official assertion.
Veteran actress Lee Younger Ae has publicly taken her stance on the continued violence in Gaza via her humanitarian actions. She has reportedly donated a beneficiant quantity to help kids affected by the assaults.
On November 21, the Korean Crimson Cross introduced that Lee has contributed round ₩50.0 million KRW (about $38,800 USD) towards the emergency reduction efforts for youngsters severely affected within the Gaza Strip.
배우 이영애님이 이스라엘-가자지구 교전으로 피해를 입은 어린이들을 지원하기 위해 기부금 5천만원을 기부해주셨습니다
이영애님께서 전달해주신 성금은 국제적십자운동을 통해 피해지역 아동의 의료지원, 구호품 전달 등 구호활동에 사용될 예정입니다
이영애님은 지난 8월에도 하와이주 마우이섬… pic.twitter.com/E2shoOCo0o
— 대한적십자사(Korean Crimson Cross) (@KoreanRedCross) November 21, 2023
In her official assertion, the actress empathized with these struggling and hoped that her contribution may very well be of assist to these in want.
My coronary heart breaks with the unhappy information that retains coming day by day. I hope this may be of any assist to kids throughout the border who’ve misplaced their households and are affected by painful devastation.
— Lee Younger Ae
The donations shall be used to ship a number of reduction provides, together with medical ones, to kids within the affected areas with the assistance of the Worldwide Crimson Cross Motion.
Although the Israel-Palestine battle dates again many years, lately, it has gained international consideration after the escalating violence within the Gaza Strip as Israel continues with its airstrikes and floor invasion within the space after Hamas attacked them on October 7. In keeping with the report by the United Nations Workplace for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UNOCHA) on November 20, the current violence in Gaza has precipitated important casualties. The dying toll, the report talked about, is at 11,078 since October 7, and 40.6% of them had been kids. The lack of life is predicted to extend additional as the realm has been fully reduce off from fundamental requirements like water, meals, electrical energy, and medical provides, in addition to with the continued airstrikes on hospitals.
At the least 5,500 Palestinian kids in Gaza have been killed by Israeli bombardment since October 7.
To mark World Youngsters’s Day, here is a have a look at the Palestinian kids whose lives are beneath assault https://t.co/FXIQrLEH5O pic.twitter.com/glw6PoKpLs
— Al Jazeera English (@AJEnglish) November 20, 2023
In the meantime, Lee Younger Ae is thought for her humanitarian efforts concerned in varied international causes. She had additionally donated to help the Maui Island wildfire victims in Hawaii in August. A number of the different causes she has supported over time embody reduction for Guryong Village hearth victims, flood reduction in Chungcheong, donating for COVID-19 assist, donating to assist Ukrainian refugees and her ongoing help for pediatric most cancers sufferers. She additionally makes an annual donation that contributes to fund schooling for youngsters of deceased troopers and Korean conflict veterans.
Aside from being a well-recognized humanitarian, Lee can also be an business veteran with an leisure profession spanning over 30 years. A few of her most notable performances embody the historic Okay-Drama Dae Jang Geum and the crime thriller film Sympathy for Woman Vengeance.