Republican National Committee chairman (1973-74).
Our hearts and prayers are with George, Jeb, Neil, Marvin, Doro, their families, and the entire Bush clan.
Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said Bush had been "among the architects of German unity" who supported unity "without reservations" from the start.
"George Bush Sr. has also done a lot to strengthen Russian-American cooperation on the issues of global security", Putin added.
His life in public service included an appointment as US ambassador to the United Nations, chairman of the Republican National Committee and director of the Central Intelligence Agency.
January made 25 years since president George Herbert Walker Bush left office, and this museum will forever serve as memorial and tribute to his impressive political career, his devotion to family and his lifelong public service before, during and after the presidency.
The drawing memorializing President Bush depicts him arriving to heaven in a TBM Avenger war plane, which he flew during World War II. You can't be. And we are blessed.
Bush seems certain to be viewed by historians primarily as the president whose stewardship of the spoils of victory in the 70-year cold war - accomplished through the unshakable leadership of Ronald Reagan, Margaret Thatcher and Pope John Paul - was restrained and orderly.
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He said Stone then incorporated those falsehoods into his congressional testimony - an allegation that Stone vehemently denies. Cohen is now cooperating with Mueller's probe into potential collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation .
Bush famously vowed: "This will not stand, this aggression against Kuwait".
"As president, he set the stage for the decades of prosperity that have followed".
He assembled a coalition of 32 nations to drive Iraqi forces out in a matter of weeks with a lightning air and ground assault.
Republic of China at the world body, while Bush was fighting to retain the membership of Taiwan.
Mr Bush lost a chance for a second term after breaking a no-new-taxes pledge. Our 41st president was the most honourable, decent and capable of gentlemen_as close to the ideal of the office as anyone in our lifetimes.
Despite the loss of mobility, Bush celebrated his 90th birthday by taking part in a tandem parachute jump in Kennebunkport, Maine.
He joined Clinton to raise funds for victims of the 2004 Asian tsunami and the 2010 Haiti natural disaster.
In 2011, Bush was honoured with the Presidential Medal of Freedom by President Barack Obama. His son, George W. Bush also became the 43rd president eight years later, becoming the only other US president, who had a son who also became president, after John Adams. But his son who bears his name, came in as the 43rd president after the era of Bill Clinton.
With this in mind, perhaps their greatest achievement is one Palazhchenko says is widely overlooked today: the Presidential Nuclear Initiatives of 1991.