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Bush Shoe Thrower

Geneva: Iraqi Shoe Thrower Gets Hero's Welcome

AP | BRADLEY S. KLAPPER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

GENEVA — The Iraqi journalist who hurled his shoes at President George W. Bush leaned back in his chair and soaked in the round of applause. Th...

Release Of Iraqi Shoe Thrower, Muntadhar al-Zeidi, Delayed

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — The expected release on Monday of the Iraqi television reporter jailed for throwing his shoes at former President George W. Bush was p...

Bush Shoe Thrower Sentence Reduced By Court

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — Iraq's highest court on Tuesday reduced the prison sentence for an Iraqi journalist who hurled his shoes at former President George W....

Canadian Protesters Stepped Up Efforts For Bush Visit, Built 'Shoe Cannon'

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

More than 100 protesters chanted "war criminal" and flung shoes in Calgary on Tuesday, angry that former U.S. President George W. Bush was in the Cana...

Iraqi who threw shoes at Bush jailed for 3 years

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — A court convicted an Iraqi journalist of assault Thursday for hurling his shoes at George W. Bush and sentenced him to three years in ...

Ahmadinejad Latest Shoe Target: Report

Haaretz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A shoe was recently hurled at Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad while he was in the city of Urmia, an Iranian Web site has reported. ...

Iraq War: A Look Back (SLIDESHOW)

Huffington Post | Jessica Gusman, Hanna Ingber Win | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

President Obama today announced his plan to withdraw combat troops from Iraq by August 2010 and declared that the US has "begun the work of ending thi...

Shoe Attacks: Israeli Officer Ron Edelheit Pelted With Shoes

Huffington Post | Hanna Ingber Win | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

An Israeli reserves officer has become the latest target of the shoe throwers. Ynet News reports that Ron Edelheit was giving a speech on Israel's Gaz...

Bush Shoe Thrower: I Wanted To Restore Pride

AP | SINAN SALAHEDDIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — The Iraqi journalist who threw his shoes at George W. Bush did not apologize as his trial began Thursday, and instead struck a defiant...

Bush Shoe Thrower Goes On Trial For Assault

Reuters | The Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Mr al-Zaidi goes on trial today in Baghdad for assaulting a visiting head of state, which carries a maximum prison term of 15 years. ...

Protester Hurls Shoe At Chinese PM

AP, CNN | MARTIN BENEDYK | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CAMBRIDGE, England — A protester threw a shoe at China's Prime Minister Wen Jiabao Monday while he was giving a speech at Cambridge University, ...

Bush Shoe Thrower Monument In Iraq Quickly Taken Down

Huffington Post | Jessica Gusman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A shoe monument was put up yesterday in Tikrit, Iraq, to honor the journalist who threw his own shoes at former President Bush last month. Reuters ...

Artist Creates Tribute To Bush Shoe Thrower

New York Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Iraqis have literally given former President Bush the boot. A sofa-sized shoe monument was unveiled today in Tikrit - the hometown of the former Iraq...

Iraqi Shoe Thrower To Seek Swiss Asylum

AP | FRANK JORDANS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

GENEVA — A dispute broke out Monday over future plans for the Iraqi journalist who threw his shoes at President George W. Bush. A Swiss lawyer s...

Shoe-Thrower A 'Brave' Man Says Former Iraqi Parliament Speaker

AP | JIM HEINTZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — The newly resigned Iraqi parliament speaker on Wednesday praised the journalist who threw shoes at President George W. Bush and said t...

Iraqi Shoe Thrower: I'd Do It Again

Press TV | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Iraqi journalist who shocked the world by throwing his shoes at the US president reportedly says he would do it again if given the opportunity. "...

Muntadhar al-Zeidi: Who Is The Bush Shoe-Thrower?

Huffington Post | Hanna Ingber Win | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

* Scroll down for slideshow, video An Iraqi journalist, Muntadhar al-Zeidi, who threw his shoes at President Bush and has been hailed as a hero acros...