The popular musician, who was linked in the past to an anti-Israel statement, is putting an end to the rumors on her relations with the Jewish state and will visit the country as the founder and representative of the Barefoot Foundation, a US non-profit, non-governmental organization devoted to ensuring that every child can exercise his or her basic right to a quality education.
Shakira. To meet with Peres, and Sarah Silverman (Photo: AP)
Ynet has learned that Shakira will arrive in Israel for only one day. It's unclear whether she will be accompanied by her boyfriend, footballer Gerard Pique.
The singer will hold a joint press conference with President Shimon Peres and will take part in a panel alongside American comedian Sarah Silverman.
The PR agency representing the Israeli Presidential Conference confirmed the report.
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