Series: Interesting photos from the FIFA worldcup 2014

Ronny Edry and Iranian Jewish Iran fans in Tel Aviv cheering for the Iranian team

Ronny Edry and Iranian Jewish Iran fans in Tel Aviv cheering for the Iranian team

“The idea is to show solidarity from the Israeli side,” said Ronny Edry, who set up the Facebook page two years ago, and continues to promote communication between the sides over social media. “It’s pretty easy through sports.”

In fact, several days earlier a group of partying Iranian soccer fans in Brazil for the World Cup pre-empted Mr. Edry’s move. When approached by a Israeli television reporter, one fan bellowed “Israel good! Israel good!” and then kissed the reporter while another fan insisted, “Israel and Iran are brothers.”

Watch the full video here:

http://theotheriran.com/2014/06/30/israeli-reporter-approaches-iranian-fans-in-brazil-at-world-cup-2014/

Related Article:

http://theotheriran.com/iran-israel-the-people/

 

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