Thatcher: UK's divisive leader

Margaret Thatcher was prime minister for 11 years, and she was as decisive with her policies as she was divisive with her people.

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Sarah Palin: Thatcher's legacy will live on

Former US Republican vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin said she was "deeply saddened" by the news of Margaret Thatcher's death.

Her full statement reads:

"We’re deeply saddened at the loss of Margaret Thatcher. While the Iron Lady is sadly gone, her iron will, her unfailing trust in what is right and just, and her lessons to all of us will live on forever.

"She was a trailblazer like no other. We lost an icon, but her legacy, as solid as iron, will live on in perpetuity."

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