The Dogs of War: Jerusalem Post Journalist Sparks Controversy with Her Tweet

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Sharon Udasin, a reporter for the Jerusalem Post, came under immense criticism after sending a tweet in which she showed concern for people’s pets freaking out because of the rocket sirens.

The Dogs of War

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Sharon Udasin, a reporter for the Jerusalem Post, came under immense criticism after sending a tweet in which she showed concern for people’s pets freaking out because of the rocket sirens.  Here is what she tweeted:

With three Israelis and 100 Palestinians killed in the conflict, many criticized the reporter for focusing on pets in the midst of ongoing crisis. Israeli blogger Uri Horesh responded by asking her if the question was meant as satire. From there onwards the two engaged in a heated Twitter exchange.

At this Uri thought it was important to teach Sharon a lesson. He tweeted:

Others also joined the discussion

Twitter user Dia posted:

Another Twitter user said:

In the end it was Sharon’s colleague at the Jerusalem Post who came for her defense

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