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Man Throws Shoes at Bush in Iraq

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

BAGHDAD -- A man threw his shoes at President George W. Bush and was dragged away by security officials during the president's farewell trip to Iraq.

The incident occurred as Bush was appearing Sunday with Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki.

Bush ducked and wasn't hit by either shoe. Bush joked, saying that all he can report was that it was a size 10 shoe. then calmly took questions.

Click here to view video of the presidential speech where he didn't get shoes thrown at him, his address at Texas A&M, in its entirety, along with raw video of the trip and News 3's coverage.


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