World leaders share remorse over Thatcher's death

President Barack Obama

President Barack Obama (Credit: President Barack Obama (Getty Images))

Leaders from around the world expressed their condolences to Thatcher family.

President Barack Obama
Here in America, many of us will never forget her standing shoulder to shoulder with President Reagan, reminding the world that we are not simply carried along by the currents of history -- we can shape them with moral conviction, unyielding courage and iron will.

Former President Bill Clinton
The United Kingdom has lost its first woman Prime Minister, an iconic stateswoman, and a fearless leader. The United States has lost one of its dearest friends and most valued ally.

British PM David Cameron
For many of us she was an inspiration, for others she was a force to be reckoned with. When people said Britain would not be great again, she proved them wrong.

First lady Nancy Reagan
Ronnie and Margaret were political soul mates, committed to freedom and resolved to end communism. The world has lost a true champion of freedom and democracy.

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