US Vice-President Mike Pence honoured his predecessor and the 41st president of the United States George H.W. Bush at a ceremony in Washington D.C. on Monday.
Pence praised Bush's achievements in office, namely the collapse of the Soviet Union and the end of the Cold War.
He also said that the vice-president to Ronald Reagan had 'set the standard' for his position.
A coffin carrying Bush's... Еще body will lie in state on Capitol Hill until his funeral on Wednesday, a day of national mourning. He will be buried alongside his wife Barbara at their home in Texas.