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George Bush Sr in hospital

The former US president George Bush Sr has been released from intensive care after being admitted to a hospital in Houston, Texas with bronchitis last month.

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George Bush Sr 'watching American football in hospital'

George Bush Sr is still recovering in hospital and is likely to remain there for the foreseeable future, his office has said in a statement:

President Bush's recovery is continuing at The Methodist Hospital, where in recent days he has taken great pride watching big football wins by Texas A&M and the Houston Texans.

While no immediate timeline has been set for the President's discharge, the Bushes wish to thank everyone for their many kind messages.

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