It was a sign of solidarity as well as a warm tribute to Mohamed Mattar



During the June 3rd attacks, the day the Sudanese military violently turned on its people. Mohamed Mattar, 26, was reportedly trying to defend two women when he was fatally shot by the Sudanese paramilitary Rapid Response Forces. The color blue being his favorite color, prompted the social media wave.What started humbly as a tribute from family and friends to Mr Mattar also became a symbol of solidarity with Sudan as the world comes to grasp its current volatile situation

Do you know why social media went blue?
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