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Mark Zuckerberg Is Amazed By Indians And Pakistanis Supporting One Another's Cricket Teams

Still the gentleman's game.

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Cricket fans around the world have been adding Facebook filters to their profile pictures to support their teams in the ongoing ICC T20 World Cup.

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However, many fans from India and Pakistan are bucking the trend, with Indians opting to use the Pakistan filter, while Pakistanis go for the India filter.

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Facebook users from both countries are using #ProfileForPeace, a movement that was started by Mumbai resident Ram Subramanian last October.

It's a beautiful act of solidarity, considering the fact that the bitter rivals will be facing each other in a T20 World Cup clash on Saturday, March 19.

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Even Mark Zuckerberg has taken to Facebook to talk about the phenomenon.

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While it may initially have left some people confused, the reactions to the act have been largely positive.

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