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Margaret Thatcher faces Christmas in hospital

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Britain's former prime minister Margaret Thatcher was in hospital Saturday recovering from a minor operation to remove a growth in her bladder and may remain there over Christmas, friends said. 

British former prime minister Margaret Thatcher, pictured inside 10 Downing Street in London on June 8, 2010. Thatcher is in hospital recovering from a minor operation to remove a growth in her bladder and may remain there over Christmas.

The 87-year-old "Iron Lady", Britain's first and only female premier, was doing "absolutely fine" having been admitted to hospital on Thursday feeling unwell, her spokesman said.

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