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  • Triumphant Bush turns his back on ‘old Europe’

    05/01/2003 4:08:01 PM PDT · by MadIvan · 33 replies · 197+ views
    The Times ^ | May 2, 2003 | Roland Watson
    PRESIDENT BUSH drew a line under the two wars of his presidency yesterday, shuffling US military might around the globe to reflect Washington’s new world order. Hours before Mr Bush declared major hostilities over in Iraq, Donald Rumsfeld, the US Defence Secretary, issued the same message in Afghanistan. To deliver his own message, Mr Bush made a dramatic landing on the flight deck of the aircraft carrier, from where he addressed the American nation. Approaching the USS Abraham Lincoln at more than 125mph, Mr Bush sat in the co-pilot’s seat of a snub-nosed S3B Viking as it was jerked to...
  • LIVE THREAD: Bush Flies to USS Abraham Lincoln for Historic Speech

    05/01/2003 10:44:20 AM PDT · by Howlin · 2,747 replies · 2,833+ views
    Live thread for President Bush's flight to the U.S.S. Abraham Lincoln and his historic address to the nation tonight concerning Iraq.

    05/01/2003 1:03:07 AM PDT · by kattracks · 121 replies · 4,267+ views
    New York Post ^ | 5/01/03 | DEBORAH ORIN
    <p>May 1, 2003 -- WASHINGTON - President Bush today turns "Top Gun" and boards a warplane to fly out over the Pacific for a dramatic landing on the homeward-bound aircraft carrier USS Abraham Lincoln, where he'll declare that "major combat" in Iraq is over.</p>