Category: Persecution

Egyptian judoka loses to Israeli, refuses to shake hands

Egypt’s Islam Elshehaby (blue) refuses to shake hands after defeat by Israel’s Or Sasson in their men’s +100kg judo contest match of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro on August 12, 2016. (AFP PHOTO / Toshifumi KITAMURA)

In latest snub of Israel by Arab participant at Olympics, Islam el-Shahaby booed by Rio crowd for breaching judo tradition of respect following defeat by Or Sasson

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German-Iranian kills 9 people, then himself, in Munich terror rampage

Police sign blocks the entrance to Odeon square following shootings at a shopping mall earlier on July 22, 2016 in Munich. (AFP PHOTO / dpa / Sven Hoppe)

Police sign blocks the entrance to Odeon square following shootings at a shopping mall earlier on July 22, 2016 in Munich. (AFP PHOTO / dpa / Sven Hoppe)

Teenager a ‘lone wolf’ attacker apparently ‘inspired’ by Islamic State, minister says; all-clear given after hours of panic and tension

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