President Bush On Nelson Mandela’s 90th Birthday
THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
July 18, 2008
Statement By President Bush On The 90th Birthday Of Nelson Mandela; Bush Applauds The Leadership Mandela Has Provided In South Africa, Globally
On behalf of the people of the United States, Laura and I extend congratulations to Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela on his 90th birthday. I applaud the leadership he is providing on many vital causes in South Africa and around the world.
Mr. Mandela is a great example of courage, hope, and the power of freedom.