Priyanka Chopra amplifies humanitarian call: Urges ceasefire in Palestine for children's safety
In her Instagram Stories, Priyanka Chopra reshared a poignant quote attributed to UNICEF executive director Catherine Russell. The quote emphasized the urgent need for a lasting humanitarian ceasefire.
Published: Monday,Dec 11, 2023 09:49 AM GMT-07:00
Taking a bold stance on a critical global issue, Priyanka Chopra recently utilized her Instagram platform to advocate for a ceasefire in Palestine. The renowned actress shared a post on her Instagram Stories on Monday, echoing the call for an end to hostilities. The original post, which highlighted the devastating impact of the Israeli bombardment on children and minors in Palestine, originated from UNICEF, the United Nations agency committed to providing humanitarian and developmental aid to children around the world.
In her Instagram Stories, Priyanka Chopra reshared a poignant quote attributed to UNICEF executive director Catherine Russell. The quote emphasized the urgent need for a lasting humanitarian ceasefire, underscoring the dire situation where numerous children and minors are facing severe consequences, including loss of life and displacement, due to the conflict.
This isn't the first time Priyanka Chopra has lent her voice to humanitarian causes. In November, the actress joined a list of prominent celebrities who signed an open letter urging the US Congress and President Joe Biden to take immediate action for de-escalation and a ceasefire in Gaza. Notable personalities like Richard Gere, Hasan Minhaj, and Gigi and Bella Hadid also supported this plea for peace.
While Priyanka Chopra has been actively engaged in advocating for global issues, she continues to make waves in the entertainment industry. The versatile actress recently graced the spy thriller series "Citadel," available on Amazon Prime Video, portraying the character Nadia Singh, a skilled spy. With the second season of the show on the horizon, Priyanka Chopra is set to dive deeper into the intriguing world of espionage. Additionally, she has another exciting project in the pipeline – the upcoming action film titled "Heads of State."