Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Human Rights

Australian Citizen Waves Palestinian Flag, Urges “Stop Bombing Palestine” During Cricket World Cup Final

Photo: X

During the ICC Cricket World Cup final match between India and Australia at Narendra Modi Stadium, an unidentified man breached security protocols, sprinting into the center of the pitch to hug Indian batsman Virat Kohli.

Sporting a mask, the intruder was waving a Palestinian flag and donned a t-shirt bearing the words “Stop bombing Palestine” and “Free Palestine.” The disturbance occurred amidst the highly anticipated cricket match, capturing the attention of both players and spectators.

The man, later identified as Jonathan Wayne, claimed to be an Australian citizen and explained that his actions were a protest against the ongoing bombardment of Palestinian civilians by the Israeli Army.

Stadium security intervened, escorting Wayne off the field and ensuring the safety of the players and officials.

According to reporters he was arrested by the Gujarat Police’s Crime Branch.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You May Also Like

Human Rights

Hyderabad Central University (HCU) has imposed penalties on six students for organizing a solidarity march for Palestine on October 27, 2023. The students gathered...

India

The Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), the Indian cricket team may not travel to Pakistan for the upcoming ICC Champions Trophy...

India

The Indian Army has been closely monitoring the ongoing conflicts between Israel-Hamas to train its soldiers to handle similar situations on the India-Pakistan border,...

Politics

Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) has confirmed launching drones and missiles at Israel in retaliation for what they termed “Israeli crimes”. The operation,...