(JTA) — Pop star Billie Eilish provoked a wave of angry criticism on social media after posting a short video online promoting her new album to Israeli fans.
The video was one of several that Eilish posted to fans in different countries.
Pro-Palestinian social media users appeared to criticize Eilish for recognizing Israel as a state.
Others used the opportunity to criticize Israeli policy toward the Palestinians.
“Happier Than Ever,” the 19-year-old’s second album, was one of the most anticipated pop releases of the year.