Journo in shoe case

BAGHDAD - The trial of the Iraqi journalist who threw his shoes at sformer US president George Bush opened in Baghdad, news reports said.

BAGHDAD - The trial of the Iraqi journalist who threw his shoes at sformer US president George Bush opened in Baghdad, news reports said.

Yesterday Munthazer al-Zaidi was wearing an Iraqi flag tied round his neck as a scarf, a khaki jacket and a black shirt.

Zaidi won fame when his shoes whizzed past Bush's head on December 14 last year at a briefing. - Sapa-AFP

X