Former US President George H W Bush dies aged 94

How George H.W. Bush helped end the Cold War peacefully

How George H.W. Bush helped end the Cold War peacefully

They also credited the former president, who was the US 41st president and served from 1989 to 1993, with "expanding America's promise to new immigrants and people with disabilities".

Clinton adds that Bush never stopped serving even after leaving office, working on tsunami relief in Asia and within the US after Hurricane Katrina.

In addition to citing the posts in which the former president served the country, the statement from the Trumps cited his achievement in guiding the nation to a peaceful and victorious conclusion of the Cold War.

The White House announced Saturday that a state funeral for the former president would be held at Washington's National Cathedral.

Former President George H.W. Bush became somewhat of a presidential-style icon for his fun, colorful socks that he often wore during public outings.

The Cold War may have ended under George H.W. Bush, but the rivalry between the U.S. and Russian Federation is back with a vengeance. President Vladimir Putin was in Argentina attending a G20 summit of world leaders.

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In a brief statement, the Republican said "George H.W. Bush was an American hero and icon".

But progress on his watch was felt around the world, the fall of the Berlin Wall and the end of communism in Eastern Europe perhaps most notably, the liberation of Kuwait after the Iraqi invasion.

The Trumps add that Bush remained humble despite his accomplishments, "following the quiet call to service that gave him a clear sense of direction".

"Hillary and I mourn the passing of President George H.W. Bush, and give thanks for his great long life of service, love and friendship", Clinton wrote.

Obama also said the late president's life "is a testament to the notion that public service is a noble, joyous calling".

Praise is coming in for former President George H.W. Bush from another former president.

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The Obamas credited him with "expanding America's promise to new immigrants and people with disabilities".

He leaves behind a legacy of public service matched by few in American history.

In August 1990 he responded to Saddam Hussein's invasion of Kuwait, creating a national coalition led by the United States that liberated the oil-rich yet tiny nation but stopped short of toppling the Iraqi dictator.

George W Bush, his son served as the 43rd president of the United States, issued a statement in which he said he and his siblings "are saddened to announce that after 94 remarkable years, our dear Dad has died". In 1992 he lost his bid for reelection to Democrat William Clinton.

Mr. Bush had also been a World War II hero, Texas congressman, Central Intelligence Agency director, and Ronald Reagan's vice president. U.S. Envoy to China.

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Clinton's wife lost the 2016 presidential election to Trump, who has constantly called for her to be imprisoned. But he was well enough to attend the wedding of his granddaughter, also named Barbara Bush , in ME in October.

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