Race issues raised by Harry and Meghan ‘concerning’
Buckingham Palace have released a statement following the Oprah Winfrey interview with the Sussexes
The Queen is “saddened” to hear the full extent of the challenges faced by the Sussexes and the issues raised around race are “concerning”, according to a Buckingham Palace statement in response to the Oprah Winfrey interview.
The Palace say that while “some recollections may vary” they are taken “very seriously”, but would be addressed by the family privately.
Harry, Meghan and Archie will “always be much loved family members”, the statement added.
The statement on behalf of the Queen said: “The whole family is saddened to learn the full extent of how challenging the last few years have been for Harry and Meghan.
“The issues raised, particularly that of race, are concerning. While some recollections may vary, they are taken very seriously and will be addressed by the family privately.
“Harry, Meghan and Archie will always be much loved family members.”
Pressure had been mounting on the Palace to respond to accusations of racism in the royal family following the explosive interview.
Published: by Radio NewsHub