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For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
March 11, 2004

President Bush Condemns Terrorist Bombings in Spain
Remarks by the President on the Terrorist Bombings in Spain
The South Lawn

11:51 A.M. EST

THE PRESIDENT: Today I spoke to His Majesty the King of Spain -- Jose Maria Aznar, as well -- about our country's deepest sympathies toward those who lost their life as a result of terrorist bombings in Spain. I told him we weep with the families. We stand strongly with the people of Spain. I appreciate so very much the Spanish government's fight against terror, their resolute stand against terrorist organizations like the ETA. The United States stands with them. Today we ask God's blessings on those who suffer in the -- in the great country of Spain.

President George W. Bush after making a statement to the press on the terrorist bombings in Madrid, Spain today before departing the White House on Thursday March 11, 2004.  White House photo by Paul Morse Thank you.

END 11:52 A.M. EST