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 Shoe hurled at US scholar in KU
 Updated at: 2047 PST,  Thursday, October 08, 2009
Shoe hurled at US scholar in KU KARACHI: The culture of throwing shows at opponents has covered a long journey having started from Arab, it has now arrived in Karachi as an un successful bid of hurling shoe at a US scholar was made at Karachi University, Geo news reported.

According to sources, a student hurled shoe at a US scholar, journalist and the president Foundation of US Democracy (FoUSD) Clifford May when he was delivering lecture on democracy but he remained unharmed.

The lecture organizer Monis Ahmer confirmed to Geo news that a student threw a shoe at a US journalist but he escaped unhurt.

He said hurling shoes at guests is a condemnable act and we excused our guest over the incident.
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