1925-2013 || Margaret Thatcher, the British PM who praised Israel's 'pioneer spirit'
The first British PM to visit Israel while in office, Margaret Thatcher, who died Monday aged 87, admired the Jewish work ethic and supported Palestinian self-determination.
Margaret Thatcher who died of a stroke at 87 on Monday, was the first serving British prime minister ever to visit Israel. During her landmark visit in 1986, she was asked why Queen Elizabeth has never found the time to tour the Holy Land, to which she answered, "but I'm...
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