Tel Aviv city hall lights up with Sri Lanka flag

"Our thoughts and prayers go out to the people of Sri Lanka."

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
April 22, 2019 11:00
1 minute read.
Tel Aviv lit up in a display of the Sri Lanka flag

Tel Aviv lit up in a display of the Sri Lanka flag. (photo credit: KOBI RICHTER/TPS)

 
X

Dear Reader,
As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, traditional business models are no longer sustainable and high-quality publications, like ours, are being forced to look for new ways to keep going. Unlike many other news organizations, we have not put up a paywall. We want to keep our journalism open and accessible and be able to keep providing you with news and analysis from the frontlines of Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World.

As one of our loyal readers, we ask you to be our partner.

For $5 a month you will receive access to the following:

  • A user experience almost completely free of ads
  • Access to our Premium Section
  • Content from the award-winning Jerusalem Report and our monthly magazine to learn Hebrew - Ivrit
  • A brand new ePaper featuring the daily newspaper as it appears in print in Israel

Help us grow and continue telling Israel’s story to the world.

Thank you,

Ronit Hasin-Hochman, CEO, Jerusalem Post Group
Yaakov Katz, Editor-in-Chief

UPGRADE YOUR JPOST EXPERIENCE FOR 5$ PER MONTH Show me later

The city hall in Tel Aviv lit up with the Sri Lankan flag on Sunday night, in a display of solidarity with the Asian country after the horrific terrorist attacks that claimed more 200 lives on Easter.

“Tonight the #TelAviv Municipality Hall lit in the colors of the Sri Lankan #flag. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the people of #SriLanka and all those affected by the terrible terror attack,” tweeted the municipality.


Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu also expressed his shock at the attacks.


“The entire world must unite in the struggle against the plague of terrorism,” he said in a statement.

“The attacks in #SriLanka, including those at prayer celebrating #EasterSunday. are a despicable crime. We are all children of God; an attack on one religion is an attack on us all. #Israel sends condolences to the families of the victims and wishes for the recovery of the injured,” tweeted the President Reuven Rivlin.

Join Jerusalem Post Premium Plus now for just $5 and upgrade your experience with an ads-free website and exclusive content. Click here>>

Related Content

Baroness Ariane de Rothschild and Adam Montefiore standing in front of the EDR Heritage wines
May 25, 2019
Rothschild Foundation chooses new chairman Miki Kliger

By JERUSALEM POST STAFF