Mishpacha Magazine recently published an article(May 30) about Efrayim Goldstein, a religious Jew, who was selected to be one of the Olympic torchbearers.
"Originally chosen to carry the Olympic flame on Shabbos, he applied for an alternative date and was given Sunday instead. Moreover, a fabric swatch of the fold and white uniform to be worn during torchbearers' relay has been submitted for shatnez testing."
A Muslim teen tried to grab the Olympic torch out of the hands of its bearer as she passed through the town of Gravesend, outside London, on Friday.
Continue reading: http://www.timesofisrael.com/teen-shouts-allahu-akbar-and-lunges-at-olympic-torchbearer/