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Syrian Throws Shoes At Ahmadinajad in Cairo

rek-ahmadinajad-shoe-thrownA man identified as an Syrian threw shoes at İranian President Ahmadinajad after leaving mosque Teusday evening in Cairo, where  where he is scheduled to attend an Islamic conference. According local reports, a Syrian threw his shoe while yelling ‘You killed our brothers and sisters’.

President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad arrived in Cairo on Tuesday as Iran’s first head of state to visit Egypt since the two nations ended diplomatic relations in 1980, another sign of the regional shifts triggered by the Arab Spring.