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Saturday, March 24, 2012

Israelis Protest Against War on Iran

Polls in Israel disclose that Israelis overwhelmingly do not want war with Iran. The last thing Israel needs is to explode the region into another war.
Hundreds of Israelis marched in Tel Aviv on Saturday to protest against a possible unilateral Israeli military strike on Iran, as more Israeli citizens begin to reach out to Iranians. The protest sprung up independently after a Facebook campaign by Israelis aimed at peacefully engaging Iranians went viral. A doctoral student from Tel Aviv posted a photo of herself and her cat on Facebook, with a sign in Farsi reading: “We love you, people of Iran.” Another Israeli posted a photo of himself and his daughter with a poster reading, “Iranians, we will never bomb your country, we [heart] you.” It wasn’t long before the movement caught on and Iranians on Facebook began to respond in kind.
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