US President Ronald Reagan and former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher posing for photographers on the patio outside the Oval Office
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What did Thatcher do on the international stage?

Baroness Thatcher, Britain's first female premier, was Conservative prime minister from 1979 to 1990 and won three successive general elections.

She has died "peacefully" after suffering a stroke while staying at the Ritz hotel in central London.

Here Martha Kearney examines Lady Thatcher's significance on the international stage for Newsnight.

  • 09 Apr 2013
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