In his telegram, the President noted that it was with deep sorrow that he received the sad news of the death of Margaret Thatcher.
Nursultan Nazarbayev emphasized that she was a great politician and wise person who considerably contributed to the development and prosperity of the United Kingdom.
The telegram reads, in particular:
“I remember our meetings with Margaret Thatcher and I can confidently say that have become the basis for friendly partnership between our countries.
On this difficult moment, on behalf of the people of Kazakhstan and on his own behalf, President Nazarbayev conveyed heartfelt condolences to the family of Margaret Thatcher and to the friendly people of Great Britain.