Margaret Thatcher, the "Iron Lady", dies

Margaret Thatcher, the

The former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Between 1979 and 1990, he died today April 8 at the age of 87 of a stroke, according to Lord Bell, his spokesman.

The Queen of England Elizabeth II declared feeling «sad«, WhileDavid cameron, Prime Minister of that country, has stated that “Britain has lost a great leader, a great prime minister, a great Briton«.

On an international level,Mikhail Gorbachev has expressed that he was "a great political personality that will remain for History" and Lech walesa, historical leader of Poland, has stated that Thatcher "Contributed to the downfall of communism."

Thatcher she was known by her nickname "Iron lady”, Won due to his strong opposition to the Soviet Union. His conservative policies have been known as Thatcherism, and he has the merit of being the person who served the longest in the 20th century, from May 4, 1979 to November 28, 1990, when he had to resign due to his differences with his own Cabinet on the European Community, as well as the famous poll tax, the community tax that was not well received by society.

Image: Chris Collins of the Margaret Thatcher Foundation

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