Margaret Thatcher dead at 87

National Archives release

Thatcher was told Mulroney could be 'glib' but had 'charm'

On the eve of meeting then Opposition Leader Brian Mulroney and starting one of her most enduring political friendships, British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher was informed in 1983 that the Canadian was a "shrewd politician" who could also give the impression of being "glib and superficial," newly released documents show.

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