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Obama, ex-presidents praise 'resolute' Bush

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President Barack Obama lauded George W. Bush as resolute in the face of terrorism, putting ideology aside at the opening of a library which makes his predecessor's case for history. 

Former US President George W. Bush thanks US President Barack Obama during a dedication ceremony at the George W. Bush Library and Museum on the grounds of Southern Methodist University on April 25, 2013 in Dallas, Texas.

With all living US presidents at his side, Bush admitted some of the choices he made were unpopular, but said he was driven by a mission to spread freedom, in two tumultuous terms marked by the Iraq war and the September 11 attacks.

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