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Iraqi 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...

Muntadhar al-Zeidi, Iraqi Shoe Thrower Released; Details Torture By Security Forces

AP | HAMZA HENDAWI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — The Iraqi reporter who threw his shoes at former President George W. Bush in protest was freed from prison on Tuesday and, unrepentant...

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....

The Iraqi Shoe-Thrower Should be Pardoned

Medea Benjamin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Medea Benjamin

Insulting someone in power is a legitimate form of non-violent resistance. The harm that could be inflicted by a shoe cannot be compared with harm inflicted by an unwarranted occupation that has resulted in the deaths and displacement of millions of Iraqis.

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...

Iraqi Shoe Thrower Gets Trial Date

AP | ROBERT H. REID | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BAGHDAD — The Iraqi journalist who threw his shoes at ex-President George W. Bush faces trial next week for allegedly assaulting a foreign leade...

Iraq Shoe Thrower Denied Access To Lawyer

AP | KIM GAMEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BAGHDAD — The Iraqi journalist jailed since throwing his shoes at President George W. Bush got a visit from his brother Friday and a birthday pa...

Bush Shoe Thrower Muntadhar al-Zeidi Gets Party From Prison Guards

AP | KIM GAMEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — The Iraqi journalist jailed since throwing his shoes at President George W. Bush got a visit from his brother Friday and a birthday pa...

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. "...

Iraqi Who Threw Shoe At Bush, Muntadhar al-Zeidi, Handed Over To Iraqi Judiciary

AP | QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — The Iraqi journalist who hurled his shoes at President George W. Bush was expected to appear before a judge Wednesday in a first step ...