By Lyka Nicart
Hashtags #CancelKorea and #ApologizetoFilipinos have already been trending for the previous day or two after the phrase war between Filipino and Korean netizens online.
The stress evidently began whenever Korean netizens took notice of Filipina-American TikTok star Bella PoarchвЂ™s supply tattoo design that appeared as if the Sun flag that is rising of.
Bella Poarch has over 16 million supporters into the video-sharing platform and receives an incredible number of loves and views for every single upload, using the вЂњM towards the BвЂќ as the utmost one that is popular.
Korean netizens observed BellaвЂ™s tattoo once the increasing Sun banner employed by Japan during World War II which Koreans found вЂњoffensiveвЂќ for the main reason that it reminded them regarding the horrors regarding the Japanese career.
And so I chose to make a party because of this sound & IвЂ™m not great at dancing
Korean netizens then flooded the feedback part of BellaвЂ™s TikTok video clip where her tattoo ended up being seen to lecture and criticize her.
Bella later on uploaded a better glance at the tattoo an additional TikTok video clip and apologized for being unsure of the real history behind the expression, including that she’s going to have her tattoo removed and others that areвЂњeducate itвЂќ.