MOSCOW, 1 Dec — RIA Novosti. Forty-first President of the United States George Bush senior died on 95-th year of life. This was reported by his son George.

“Jen, Neil, Marvin, Doro and I regret to inform you that, having lived 94 outstanding year died our dear father,” said the forty-third President of the United States.

He said that “George Herbert Walker Bush was a noble man and the best father a son or a daughter could ask for.”

Bush senior served as President of the United States, 1989-1993. During his presidency, conducted military operations in Panama, the Philippines and the Persian Gulf.

As for domestic policy under Bush has adopted laws on the rights of citizens with disabilities (1990), protection of the environment (1990) and on the protection of employees against discrimination (1991).

In addition, he has held the posts of U.S. representative to the United Nations (1971-1972), Chairman of the National Committee of the Republican party (1973-1974), the 11th Director of the Central intelligence Agency (1976-1977) and Vice President in the Ronald Reagan administration (1981-1989).

“American Odyssey”

Forty-first President of the United States “has always seen the world the way it saw the other side”, is considered the author of the book “Power and destiny: the American Odyssey of George Bush” John Meechum.

“He didn’t dance on the Berlin wall. He understood the power of Gorbachev. And he’s the only person I know who always responded to a thank-you note,” said the biographer.

In April of this year died the wife of Bush — Barbara Bush (1925-2018). They lived together for 73 years.

Condolences in connection with death of Bush already expressed by the President of the United States Donald trump and his wife Melania, a former leader of the country Barack Obama and bill Clinton, former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger, Apple CEO Tim cook, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, former Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev, also a member of the parliamentary group of the state Duma for relations with the United States Congress Anatoly Aksakov.

“In my opinion, it was one of the most balanced politicians of the United States — at least since Roosevelt. He was a good example of a wise policy… I think that people like Bush, as many times the first persons to learn how to conduct state business, and the domestic and foreign policy,” said RIA Novosti Aksakov.

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