Former president George W. Bush’s presidential-level gaffe has Twitter buzzing.

Throughout a speech, Bush made a blunder when he mistakenly referenced Iraq as an alternative of Ukraine whereas addressing Russia’s invasion of the latter nation Wednesday.

“The choice of 1 man to launch a completely unjustified and brutal invasion of Iraq,” Bush stated. He then reeled again his phrases and blamed his age for the error.

The goof-up will possible be a part of a listing of quite a few Bush bloopers from through the years.

Twitter customers swiftly tied again the error to when the U.S. invaded Iraq on the previous president’s watch in 2003.

Bush’s administration, on the time, claimed there have been weapons of mass destructions within the nation though United Nations inspectors later discovered no evidence weapons of the kind existed earlier than the invasion.

Many customers had been fast to level out the irony between the Iraq invasion and Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.

“Oof. In the event you had been George W. Bush, you assume you’d simply avoid giving any speech about one man launching a completely unjustified and brutal invasion,” wrote former Michigan congressman Justin Amash.

“This ought to be admissible as proof at The Hague,” said writer Daniel Denvir.

Learn by quite a few customers’ reactions to Bush’s “Iraq” slip-up beneath.