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Iraq: Warning to All Shoe Throwers

Categories: Middle East & North Africa, Iraq, Law, Media & Journalism

Iraqi blogger Salam Pax [1] warns all shoe throwers in this Tweet: “..alert to all shoe throwers.. hide your shoes! 3yrs jail for attacking Bush with shoe, and missing!” Muntadar Al Zaidi, who threw his shoes at President George W Bush during a Press conference in Iraq last year, was sentenced [2] to three years in jail.