After the salvo of rockets from Gaza, Indians tweeted #indiawithisrael in a show of solidarity.
On Tuesday, an airstrike carried out by Israel killed a top commander of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad in Gaza. The rare-targeted airstrike killed Baha Abu al-Ata and his wife in their home in Gaza city.
A day after the news, Gaza launched a barrage of airstrikes towards southern Israel, including Tel Aviv. This has spiraled to one of the worst escalations of cross-border violence on the Israel-Gaza border. In a fitting reply, the Gaza militant group has launched more than 200 rocket attacks into Israel into the last 12 hours.
After the salvo of rocket attacks from Gaza, Indians have tweeted #indiawithisrael in a show of solidarity.
India and Israel share a warm relation. In fact, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi went all out in his support to his Israeli counterpart in the General Elections of Israel that was held in 2019.
Twitteratti’s are coming up with sayings like Yahudi Hindi Bhai Bhai. Which means Israelis and Indians are brothers in English translations. Others are condemning the violent act on Twitter and saying that such an act of violence needs to stop.
India with Israel has been trending on Twitter for the fight against radical terrorism. India’s Israel relations often focus on the need to curb terrorism. Israel’s stand on terrorism is the same as India’s.
Here are the top tweets from Twitter that are trending on #IndiawithIsrael
According to the news reports online, nearly 39 people have been injured in the rocket attacks from Gaza’s side into the Israeli territory.
The support from Indians on Twitter is massive and undeniable. In India, Israel has found a true friend.
Here is a tweet from Israel Defence Force’s official Twitter handle on the number of airstrikes conducted by the Gaza militant group. However, the numbers will get outdated by the time you see this.
To some, it reminds them of the 9/11 horror and appeal for unity and commitment to wipe out terror from the face of this earth.