Foreign Policy

Less Than a Year Later, Iraqi Shoe Thrower to be Released

| by DeepDiveAdmin

Nine months after Muntadar al-Zeidi was jailed for infamoulsy hurling two shoes at President Bush during a press conference, the Iraqi journalist is set to be freed. After the incident al-Zeidi became a folk hero in Iraq for his symbolic uprising against Bush and American foreign policy.

OpposingViews asks: Should al-Zeidi have been released?