File photo of US PresidentBush giving thumbs-up aboard USS Abraham Lincoln

 
File photo of US PresidentBush giving thumbs-up aboard USS Abraham Lincoln
U.S. President George W. Bush gives a thumbs-up while aboard the USS Abraham Lincoln off the coast of California in this May 1, 2003 file photo. Monday, May 1, 2006, marks the third anniversary of Bush's historic landing on the carrier, and his speech declaring an end to major combat operations in Iraq, six weeks after the U.S.-led invasion. REUTERS/Larry Downing/Files