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Politicians pay tribute to Thatcher

Politicians pay tribute to the former prime minister

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Margaret Thatcher, prime minister of Britain from 1979 to 1990, died on Monday morning. We have received these tributes to her.

John Major, former Prime Minister “Margaret Thatcher was a true force of nature, and political phenomenon. In government, the UK was turned around under—and in large measure because of—her leadership. Her reforms of the economy, trades union law, and her recovery of the Falkland Islands elevated her above normal politics, and may not have been achieved under any other leader. Her outstanding characteristics will always be remembered by those…

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