Astronaut Alexander Gerst shares photo of Gaza from International Space Station, where you can actually see explosions and rockets flying over Gaza. The astronaut called this “the saddest photo yet”.
The area at the top is the Mediterranean Sea and the brightest spot on the coast is Tel Aviv, which is just a few miles north of Gaza City.
The photo got retweeted 36,232 times, and favorited 9928 times.
— Alexander Gerst (@Astro_Alex) July 23, 2014