Colombian singer Shakira, center, visits a school in Jerusalem, Tuesday, June 21, 2011. Shakira is attending the Presidential Conference, sponsored by Israeli President Shimon Peres and will take part in panel alongside comedian Sarah Silverman. (AP Photo/Tara Todras-Whitehill)
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Shakira Cancels Tel Aviv Performance in Wake of Gaza Massacres

Shakira’s decision to postpone her appearance comes amid international backlash following Israel’s mass shooting of unarmed Palestinian protesters in the Gaza Strip, which led to over 100 deaths and 13,000 wounded after the Israeli military used live ammunition in an attempt to quell the demonstrations.