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First Word: Bush and Obama together again

Former Pres. George W. Bush and President Obama stood next to each other Tuesday morning as a U.S.
U.S. President Barack Obama and former U.S. president George W. Bush as a Marine places a wreath to honor the victims of the U.S. embassy bombing on Tuesday, July 2, 2013, in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania. The president is traveling in Tanzania on the final...
U.S. President Barack Obama and former U.S. president George W. Bush as a Marine places a wreath to honor the victims of the U.S. embassy bombing on Tuesday,...

Former Pres. George W. Bush and President Obama stood next to each other Tuesday morning as a U.S. marine placed a wreath at a memorial honoring those killed by a terrorist bomb in 1998 at the American embassy in Dar es Salaam. The ceremony symbolized a shared theme throughout both the Obama and Bush administrations: the continued war against al Qaeda. Tuesday marks the final stop of the president's Africa tour this week. Bush is currently in southern Africa for a humanitarian mission.

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