She will share her annual message to mark Commonwealth Day, which is on 8 March this year, in a special program on BBC One that will replace the usual annual service, which has been canceled due to illness. pandemic coronavirus.
Her appearance comes just hours before Harry and his wife Meghan tell the world why they left the royal family, in a move that has reportedly angered its members. leave.
Westminster Abbey, where the annual service was held, said Monday the program will also feature Harry’s father, Prince Charles, Prince William’s older brother, and other former kingdoms.
The Queen’s appearance comes just hours before Harry and his wife Meghan tell the world why they left the royal family, in a move that has reportedly angered the remaining members.
Harry and Meghan last week announced the “close-up” interview with a guest of the U.S. talk show, in which they are expected to raise their grievances about being treated within the family. after their fairy tale wedding in 2018.
Shortly after announcing the interview, Buckingham Palace announced that the couple had permanently abdicated their royal duties, just over a year after they sacked the monarchy by announcing plans to “step back”. ”From their posts.
The Queen ordered the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, as they are formally known, to relinquish their honorary titles and supports after their declaration that they would not return as working kingdoms.
The couple moved to the United States last year, in a move known as “Megxit” by the British media, and since then have embarked on a number of commercial ventures there involving profitable links with the Netflix and Spotify streaming platforms.
They announced on Valentine’s Day that they are expecting their second child, and hit the headlines earlier this month when Meghan won her high-profile privacy claim against a British newspaper group for publish a private letter she wrote to her father who had fallen.
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