International celebrities from South Korea, Europe in the east to Hollywood in the west, in music and in sports, even including the pope expressed their sympathies to the Filipino people greatly affected by super typhoon Yolanda through social media, especially Twitter.
Celebrity peeps have expressed their support through Twitter, extending their prayers and urging their followers to help the Philippines in any way they could.
Based on weather history, super typhoon Yolanda is the strongest typhoon ever to make landfall in the Philippines.
Eastern Visayas sustained severe damage, with 10,000 people are feared dead.
Buildings were toppled down while houses were wiped out.
Yolanda, with international name Haiyan, entered the Philippine Area of Responsibility last Thursday, November 7, 2013, and left on Sunday, November 10.
Below are the tweets from the Pope, Hollywood artists and international celebrities in sports and music showing their concern, heartbreak and encouragement to the victims of Yolanda.
Please join me in prayer for the Philippines over the next 24 hours as they receive the strongest Typhoon in… http://t.co/o3TUeuxK12
— Leah Darrow (@leahdarrow) November 8, 2013
— Selena Gomez (@selenagomez) November 8, 2013
Please pray for the Philippines cause of the typhoon damage. Sana ok kayong lahat.
— Sandara Park (@krungy21) November 10, 2013
Prayers for our friends in the Philippines and all the areas being affected by Typhoon Haiyan. (Team Archie)
— David Archuleta (@DavidArchie) November 8, 2013
I ask all of you to join me in prayer for the victims of Typhoon Haiyan / Yolanda especially those in the beloved islands of the Philippines
— Pope Francis (@Pontifex) November 9, 2013
I am praying for the Philippines and all my Filipino Blujays this morning in the wake of this horrendous storm! Be safe and stay strong!
— Jessica Sanchez (@JessicaESanchez) November 8, 2013
— Tom Cruise (@TomCruise) November 8, 2013
— Pau Gasol (@paugasol) November 10, 2013
Navy please keep the people of The Philippines in your prayers!!! I was just there and this truly breaks my heart!!!
— Rihanna (@rihanna) November 9, 2013
My heart is heavy for the people of the Philippines tonight. Devastating.
— josh groban (@joshgroban) November 10, 2013