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A shoe flies, a leader ducks ... a trend is born?

For a few days, he was famous the world over — an Iraqi TV journalist who became an instant hero for millions when he hurled his shoes at President George W. Bush's head and called him a dog.Full story

Iraqi shoe-thrower arrives in Switzerland

The Iraqi journalist who threw his shoes at former President George W. Bush has arrived in Switzerland to recuperate from his time in prison and launch a foundation to help civilian war victims in Iraq. Full story

Freed Iraqi shoe-thrower says he was tortured

The Iraqi reporter who threw his shoes at former President Bush in protest was freed from prison and, unrepentant, he harshly condemned the U.S. presence in Iraq  and accused authorities of torture. Full story

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Lawyer: Iraqi shoe-thrower to be released early

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  Iraqi shoe thrower's release delayed

Sept. 14:   It will be at least another day before the Iraqi television reporter known for throwing his shoes at former President George W. Bush is released from prison.  Muntadar al-Zaidi's family members say they will stage a sit in until he is released.  ITV's Jane Deith reports. 

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