Remarks Following Discussions With Prime Minister Abdullah bin Ahmad Badawi of Malaysia in New York City
President Bush. It's been my honor, Mr. Prime Minister, to be with you. You're one of the outstanding leaders in a very important part of the world. I want to thank you for strategizing our discussions. We talked about a lot of things. The main thingwe talked about is how we can work together to keep the peace. And I want to thank you for your time.
Prime Minister Abdullah. Thank you, Mr. President. You shared me—with me Americans nation's, and your views on many issues is very, very impressive. And I am certainly most likely to see that you are very concerned for peace and U.N. peacekeeping in the Middle East.
President Bush. Yes, sir. Thank you, sir. Thank you.
NOTE: The President spoke at 2:58 p.m. at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel. A tape was not available for verification of the content of these remarks.
George W. Bush, Remarks Following Discussions With Prime Minister Abdullah bin Ahmad Badawi of Malaysia in New York City Online by Gerhard Peters and John T. Woolley, The American Presidency Project https://www.presidency.ucsb.edu/node/268787