Mayoral candidate Eric Adams tweeted in support of Israel’s attacks on Palestinians. Following his tweet, a wave of concern has spread among many Muslim New York voters.
The Israeli bombardment of the Gaza Strip has caused outrage among the entire Muslim Ummah. New York mayoral candidate Eric Adam tweeted that today is Jerusalem Day and that Israel is under rocket attack from Hamas. The lives of Israelis are threatened by terrorism and war.
He added that New York City has a strong and lasting relationship with Israel. Stand by the people of Israel in the current crisis.
Eric Adams’s tweet has sparked a wave of anger and concern among many New York voters. Members of the Muslim community has said that they did not expect such a statement from Eric Adams.
It is to be noted that in the last few days, Muslim American organizations from different countries had announced their full support for Eric Adams’ candidate for New York mayor in a press conference.
Eric Adams himself was present at the press conference and said that he would be elected mayor and become the voice of Muslims.