Muntadhar al-Zeidi, the Iraqi journalist who threw his shoes at George Bush, has been released from jail.
He is the Iraqi journalist who became a hero to millions worldwide for throwing a shoe at then-president George W. Bush says that he was tortured in jail.
Muntazer al-Zaidi's was imprisoned for the offense. He was released this week with a missing front tooth, he told of beatings, whippings and electric shocks after his arrest. He said he now feared for his life, and believed US intelligence agents would chase after him.
He pledges to reveal the names of top officials who brutalized him after his arrest.
I believe he is a hero , a true hero. A man who actually stood up for all of us. We are missing on men of this type.