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President George W. Bush embraces firefighter Bob Beckwith while standing in front of the collapsed World Trade Center buildings in New York on September 14, 2001. (AP Photo/Doug Mills)

George W. Bush visits Ground Zero

January 1, 1970

Former President George W. Bush has visited the site of the World Trade Center several times since the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001, to show his support for all those involved in the rescue and recovery operations and to pay tribute to the victims and their families.