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Prince Harry’s mission now is to ‘protect’ Queen Elizabeth after returning to UK: ‘It was so nice to see her’


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Prince Harry could once again be ready to take care of his household chores.

The Duke of Sussex, 37, took part in the Invictus Games – the fifth edition of the famous sporting event for injured and sick veterans – and during the event Harry sat down with ‘Today’ co-host Hoda Kotb to shed light on his recent trip back to Buckingham Palace to visit his grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II.

“Being with her was great,” Harry said of the encounter. “It was so nice to see her. …She’s in great shape.”

Queen Elizabeth tested positive for COVID-19 in February, and the British monarch’s health has been rooted in speculation ever since, with the Queen making only fewer public appearances than usual.

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The Queen was also absent from the Easter weekend celebrations, leading many to wonder if her health was keeping her at bay.

Despite his clandestine meetings with Harry and his wife Meghan Markle, Harry said he managed to converse with his grandmother over tea and alongside the Duchess of Sussex.

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“She always has a great sense of humor with me,” Harry said.

“I know you make her laugh. That’s what she always says,” Hoda noted to Harry during their conversation. “Did you do it (make her laugh) again?

Prince Harry says he wants to “protect” Queen Elizabeth II and make sure she has the right people around her after recently visiting her grandmother.
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“Yes, I did,” Harry said with a laugh. “It was really nice catching up with her.”

Despite the fact that he and Markle have since stepped back from royal duties in 2020, Harry said living on continents farther from his grandmother has only intensified his efforts to maintain his sentiment. of security with regard to his interests in the company.

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“I just make sure she’s, you know, protected and has the right people around her,” he told Hoda. “You know, my home – my home now, you know, right now is in the States.”

Harry would like to return to his native land in June for the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations; however, before doing so, the Duke of Sussex is hoping to improve his relationship with his brother Prince William, who is second in line to the British throne.

Prince Harry’s mission now is to ‘protect’ Queen Elizabeth after returning to UK: ‘It was so nice to see her’

Prince William said he and his brother were close, especially when their mother, Princess Diana, died in a car accident in 1997. The couple have since grown apart, but Harry says he wants to reinvigorate his relationship with his older brother.
(AP)

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Rumors of a supposed royal quarrel was revealed in 2019, when royal author Katie Nicholl claimed that since Markle, 40, and Harry announced their engagement in 2017, William, 39, had grown increasingly worried about his brother and his romance flash with the American actress.

Fox News’ Stephanie Nolasco contributed to this report.


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