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Five police officers were fatally shot and six others were injured on Thursday night after two snipers opened fire on the police during protests against the killings of two African-American men by the police in Louisiana and Minnesota. Pictured: Police vehicles are seen in the city of Hutchins, south of Dallas, Texas. [Representational Image]Reuters

All of America was shocked to learn that five police officers were shot and six other were injured on Thursday night at the protest against the killings of two African-American men.

Many were disheartened to see that a few men chose to answer the death of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile with more violence.

Many celebrities have joined hands with the rest of America in their prayers for the dead and the hope for a better future.

Stars like Demi Lovato, Don Cheadle, Kumail Nanjiani, Anna Wood, Frankie Grande and John Legend are heartbroken to see that violence is being answered with more violence and reminds everyone that eye for eye would just make the whole world blind.

Here are some of the most touching messages that celebrities have shared on social media: