Margaret Thatcher greets Hongkongers from aboard a tram. She dropped a plan to administer the city after 1997. Photo: Martin Chan Margaret Thatcher greets Hongkongers from aboard a tram. She dropped a plan to administer the city after 1997. Photo: Martin Chan
Margaret Thatcher greets Hongkongers from aboard a tram. She dropped a plan to administer the city after 1997. Photo: Martin Chan

For Deng, 'Iron Lady' had to yield on Hong Kong

Thatcher failed to talk paramount leader out of taking back Hong Kong

Margaret Thatcher greets Hongkongers from aboard a tram. She dropped a plan to administer the city after 1997. Photo: Martin Chan Margaret Thatcher greets Hongkongers from aboard a tram. She dropped a plan to administer the city after 1997. Photo: Martin Chan
Margaret Thatcher greets Hongkongers from aboard a tram. She dropped a plan to administer the city after 1997. Photo: Martin Chan
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