Ronald Reagan

How the Soviet Union fell
Gorbachev
In Depth

How the Soviet Union fell

And why Mikhail Gorbachev’s election was the final nail in the coffin
15 Mar 2019
Nancy Reagan: from actress to First Lady – in pictures
Nancy Reagan
In Brief

Nancy Reagan: from actress to First Lady – in pictures

Widow of US president Ronald dies of congestive heart failure aged 94
7 Mar 2016
Russia violated nuclear test ban treaty, says US
A Russian solider near a truck with missiles
In Brief

Russia violated nuclear test ban treaty, says US

Obama accuses Russia of breaking Cold War test treaty with cruise missile launch
29 Jul 2014
IRON LADY: her achievements and failures
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In Depth

IRON LADY: her achievements and failures

From the Falklands war to financial deregulation and the poll tax, Thatcher transformed UK politics
19 Jun 2014
Thatcher funeral: Falklands theme, and no Argentines
Flowers and mementos left by members of the public and admirers sit outside the home of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in central London on April 8th 2013. Former British pri
In Depth

Thatcher funeral: Falklands theme, and no Argentines

Among the international guests will be FW De Klerk, the last president of apartheid South Africa
11 Apr 2013
US PRESIDENCY: Thatcher gives Hillary a boost
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In Depth

US PRESIDENCY: Thatcher gives Hillary a boost

Political strategists and fundraisers already pushing for Hillary before this 'glass ceiling' reminder
9 Apr 2013
Media savvy Pope Francis is 'Ronald Reagan' of religion
Pope Francis waves to the crowd from the papamobile during his inauguration mass at St Peter's square on March 19, 2013 at the Vatican. World leaders flew in for Pope Francis's inauguration m
In Depth

Media savvy Pope Francis is 'Ronald Reagan' of religion

Shy Argentine cardinal emerges as warm, engaging speaker who knows how to use the press
19 Mar 2013

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