Former US President George Bush senior.
MOSCOW, 1 Dec — Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev expressed his condolences in connection with the death of George H. W. Bush, noting his contribution to the development of friendly relations between Moscow and Washington, the press service of the government of the Russian Federation.
George Bush senior passed away on Friday in her 95th year of life.
“Gone from the life of the prominent American statesman and politician, who enjoyed well-deserved authority and respect in the world. I would especially like to note the great personal contribution of George H. W. Bush to the establishment of friendly relations between Russia and the United States, his genuine interest in our country, its history and culture”, — stated in the message.