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For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
April 24, 2007

Presidential Delegation to Attend the Funeral Service of Former Russian President Boris Yeltsin

President George W. Bush today announced the designation of a Presidential Delegation to attend the funeral service of His Excellency, Former Russian President Boris Nikolayevich Yeltsin on April 25, 2007.

Former Presidents George H.W. Bush and William Jefferson Clinton will lead the delegation.

Accompanying member of the Presidential Delegation:

The Honorable William Joseph Burns, Ambassador of the United States of America to the Russian Federation.

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