- Mayweather posted on his Instagram that he sides with Israel after the attack
- He now joins a growing list of celebrities to have publicly sided with the country
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Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather has decided to send help to those impacted by the terror attack in Israel.
Mayweather arranged for a private plane filled with supplies to be flown to Israel in order to help those in need of aid.
According to TMZ, the plane will carry everything from food and water to bulletproof vests for both the IDF (Israel Defense Forces) and civilians.
Mayweather also recently took to his Instagram to deliver a statement saying definitively that he sides with Israel in the on-going situation.
Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather sent a private jet filled with supplies to help Israel
Mayweather also uploaded a post to his Instagram account stating that he sides with Israel
Israel is currently under attack after Hamas terrorists launched rocket strikes and invaded parts of the Middle East country
‘I stand for all humans and wish for the safe return of all Americans and Israelis and any human that were kidnapped as hostages during these horrific war crimes.
‘This is not a time for politics. This is a time for safety first and foremost.
‘God Bless America. God Bless Israel. God Bless Human Kind!’
Along with the post, he included a picture of himself from a previous visit to Jerusalem.
Mayweather joins a host of celebrities who have come forward to throw their support behind Israel during the conflict.
Since Hamas’ launched its surprise attack on Saturday, celebrities including Madonna, Natalie Portman and Ivanka Trump publicly expressed their support for Israel.
‘Love and prayers for the people of Israel,’ Ivanka, who converted to Judaism when she married her husband, Jared Kushner, an Orthodox Jew, in 2009, wrote in a post on her Instagram Story.’
Mayweather’s 50-0 professional record saw him go down as one of the sport’s best ever
Israeli-born Oscar-winner Natalie Portman wrote that her ‘heart is shattered for the people of Israel.’
Arsenal soccer star Oleksandr Zinchenko decided to restrict his Instagram profile from the public after being targeted by social media trolls, after posting that he ‘stands with Israel.’
While Detroit Lions star Alex Anzalone announced that his parents remain stranded in Israel following the attack. In a post on social media, the linebacker begged President Joe Biden to help to return them home.