Kissinger: Lady Thatcher Was 'Great Friend of US'World | April 8, 2013, Monday // 15:59| views
Former US Secretary of State Henry Kissinger has said he is grieved by the death of former UK PM Margaret Thatcher Monday.
"Margaret Thatcher was a great leader and a good friend of the US," said Kissinger.
"She was a warm person however forcefully she defended her views," added the famous American statesman.
Kissinger served as US State Secretary 1973-7, and has since retained a leading role in US foreign policy.