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News ID: 4893
Iran » Iran
Publish Date: 10:54 - 23 August 2014
Tehran, YJC. Karimi has taken the challenge to promote awareness of the ALS.

Former Iranian striker Ali Karimi has taken the ice bucket challenge.

On a video posted on Youtube, Karimi introduces himself as former Iranian soccer player taking the ice bucket challenge.

He also challenges three other Iranian celebrities. The three are the currently coach and former soccer player Ali Daei, singer Maziar Fallahi, and actor/filmmaker Reza Attaran.

The ice bucket challenge is currently a trend taken by many celebrities in all countries. The celebrities include figures in the entertainment business to social media to politics.

Former US president G. W. Bush and daughter as George takes the ice bucket challenge

The cause followed by the challenge is to increase public awareness of the disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) and encourage donations to research.

Link to Karimi’s video on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vf6UkYTlnD8




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