News / UK and world by Press Association December 1, 2018, 5:25 am FacebookTwitterLinkedInWhatsAppEmail Sign up to our Daily newsletter George HW Bush, who has died aged 94, will go down in history as the president in charge at the end of the Cold War who took the United States into the first Gulf conflict. He was elected as the 41st President in 1988 and served a single term before losing his 1992 re-election bid to Democrat Bill Clinton. Months into his presidency he was faced with the dissolution of the Soviet Union and he oversaw the removal of Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega. In August 1990 he responded to Saddam Hussein’s invasion of Kuwait, creating a national coalition led by the US that liberated the oil-rich yet tiny nation but stopped short of toppling the Iraqi dictator. It was during the presidency of his son, George W Bush, that Saddam’s rule would eventually end. Bush Snr, a Second World War veteran, was … [Read more...] about George HW Bush: The one-term US president who founded a political dynasty
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Updated 3:43 pm, Monday, May 28, 2018 Photo: David J. Phillip, AP Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 FILE- In this Nov. 5, 2017, file photo, former president George H.W. Bush arrives for an NFL football game between the Houston Texans and the Indianapolis Colts in Houston. A spokesman for the former president says the 93-year-old has been hospitalized for low blood pressure and fatigue. Spokesman Jim McGrath tweeted just after 2 p.m. Sunday, May 27, 2018, that Bush will likely remain in the hospital for a few days. less FILE- In this Nov. 5, 2017, file photo, former president George H.W. Bush arrives for an NFL football game between the Houston Texans and the Indianapolis Colts in Houston. A spokesman for the former president ... more Photo: David J. Phillip, AP The Latest: George HW Bush says he regrets missing parade … [Read more...] about The Latest: George HW Bush says he regrets missing parade
News / World by Press Association 27/05/2018, 8:24 pm FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail Send us a story Sign up to our Daily newsletter Former US president George HW has been admitted to hospital suffering from low blood pressure and fatigue. Spokesman Jim McGrath tweeted just after 2pm on Sunday that Mr Bush, 93, is likely to remain in the hospital for a few days. Mr Bush, who served as president between 1989 and 1993, is being treated at Southern Maine Health Care in Biddeford, Maine. Mr McGrath said he is “awake, alert and not in any discomfort”. The 41st president is spending the summer at the family compound in Kennebunkport. Mr Bush’s wife of 73 years, Barbara, died last month. The day after her funeral, Mr Bush was taken to hospital in Houston for 13 days with an infection. Sign up to our Daily newsletter More from the Evening Express Ex-president George HW Bush released from hospital George H W Bush ‘alert and out of intensive … [Read more...] about George HW Bush admitted to hospital in Maine
Former President George H.W. Bush was hospitalized in Maine on Sunday. Associated Press/David J. Phillips Former President George H.W. Bush was hospitalized in Maine on Sunday. Bush was previously hospitalized in January 2017 and April 2018. Former President George HW Bush, 93, was taken to a hospital in Maine on Sunday after experiencing low blood pressure and fatigue, a family spokesman said on Twitter. Bush, the oldest living former US president, will likely remain at Southern Maine Health Care for a few days for observation, said the spokesman, Jim McGrath. "The former president is awake and alert, and not in any discomfort," McGrath wrote on Twitter. President @GeorgeHWBush was taken to Southern Maine Health Care (@SMHCHealth) today after experiencing low blood pressure and fatigue. He will likely remain there for a few days for observation. The former president is awake and alert, and not in any discomfort. — Jim McGrath (@jgm41) May 27, 2018 Former … [Read more...] about George HW Bush hospitalized in Maine
GEORGE HW Bush is the oldest living former US President and Vice President, and fought in the US Navy during World War Two. Now 93, Bush Sr has had several health scares in recent years, and suffers from a form of Parkinson's disease - here's what you need to know about him. Who is George HW Bush? George HW Bush is an American politician who was the 41st President of the United States. He was in office from 1989 to 1993 as President, after being Vice President from 1981 to 1989. Bush Sr is a member of the Republican party, and saw his son, George W Bush also become President in 2001. He enlisted in the US Navy on his 18th birthday, where he served until the end of the Second World War. Later he entered the oil business and became a millionaire by the time he was 40 years old. During his tenure, Bush headed administration task forces on deregulation and fighting the "War on Drugs". What did actress Heather Lind claim about Bush? Bush Sr reportedly apologised after actress Heather Lind … [Read more...] about Who is George HW Bush and why has the former US President been admitted to intensive care?