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For Immediate Release
Office of the Press Secretary
July 18, 2008

President and Mrs. Bush Extend Congratulations to Nelson Mandela on 90th Birthday

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.

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