Statement by José Manuel Barroso on the death of Margaret Thatcher, former British Prime Minister
On 8 April 2013, José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, made a statement on the death of Margaret Thatcher, Former British Prime Minister. Margaret Thatcher has died after suffering a stroke. She was 87. The Conservative leader, known as the "Iron Lady," served as British head of government from 1979 to 1990.