US President George Bush.
LONDON, Dec 1 – Maria Tobacco. Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II expressed condolences to the American people and to the family of George H. W. Bush in connection with the death of the former President of the United States.
“With sadness I learned of the death of President George Bush last night. President Bush was a great friend and ally of great Britain. He was also a patriot, serving his country with honor and distinction in the office of the President, and during the Second world war. We remember Prince Philip held in Texas days in 1991 with great warmth. My thoughts and prayers are with the family of President Bush and the American people”, — stated in the message of the Queen, the text of which was transmitted
George Bush senior was head of state, 1989-1993. International policies pursued by the Bush, marked by military operations conducted in Panama, the Philippines and the Persian Gulf. The elder Bush also served as the 11th Director of the Central intelligence Agency (1976-1977) and the 43rd Vice President of the United States (1981-1989). In April of this year, has left the life of the wife of Bush — Barbara Bush, with whom he lived 73 years.