WATCH The Handshake That Wasn’t: Egyptian won’t Shake Israeli’s Hand

Ron Cantor —  August 22, 2016 — Leave a comment
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Well, the Olympics are over, but the sad truth is that many countries in the world hate Israel and Jews so much, that it could not help but spill over into the Olympics. We document the story of Or Sasson, the Israeli Bronze medal winner in Judo, and his first round opponent, Egyptian Islam el Shahabi. After the match Sasson reached out his hand in respect, as is traditional in Judo, and Mr. Islam acted as if he would catch AIDS if he made contact.

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