Meet the Egyptian Enduring Death Threats and Arrests for Being a Pro-Israel Peace Activist
Ahmed Meligy grew up in Egypt and admits that for most of his life he was a 'Jew Hater.' Today, living in Cairo, he is a practicing Muslim and a peace activist building bridges between Israel and Arabs. He is astonishingly learning Hebrew and determined to finally visit Israel. In this exclusive interview with VOI's Molly Livingstone, Ahmed describes losing his family and friends, and gaining enemies, death threats and hatred in his quest to show the world the Israel he knows.