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Gayle King Says Prince Harry’s Latest Talks With Royal Household Had been ‘Not Productive’

Gayle King on Tuesday gave an replace on latest royal household communications after Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s bombshell interview with Oprah Winfrey aired final week. 

The “CBS This Morning” co-host stated she had spoke with the Duke and Duchess of Sussex over the weekend, and that Harry had talked to his father, Prince Charles, and brother, Prince William.

“The phrase I used to be given was that these conversations weren’t productive,” King stated. “However they’re glad that they’ve at the very least began a dialog.” 

“I believe what continues to be upsetting to them is the palace hold saying they wish to work it out privately, however but, they consider these false tales are popping out which might be very disparaging towards Meghan nonetheless,” King stated, including that “nobody within the royal household has talked to Meghan but ― or at this specific time.” 

“I believe it’s irritating for them to see that it’s a racial dialog concerning the royal household when all they needed all alongside was for the royals to intervene and inform the press to cease with the unfair, inaccurate, false tales that undoubtedly have a racial slant,” King stated. “Till you’ll be able to acknowledge that, I believe it’s going to be exhausting to maneuver ahead.” 

Harry informed Winfrey throughout their interview about difficulties he’d had speaking together with his father, who he stated stopped taking his calls at one level.

“He is aware of what ache seems like, and Archie’s his grandson,” the duke stated. “However on the similar time, after all I’ll at all times love him. However there’s a variety of damage that’s occurred and I’ll proceed to make it one in every of my priorities to try to heal that relationship.” 

Harry additionally stated his relationship together with his brother “is house, in the mean time,” however added that “time heals all issues, hopefully.” 

Charles has but to publicly touch upon the interview, and William stated at an engagement final week that he hadn’t but spoken to Harry after the interview.

William additionally stated the royals are “very a lot not a racist household” in response to Meghan’s allegations {that a} member of the royal household expressed racist issues concerning the colour of Archie’s pores and skin earlier than he was born. 

Buckingham Palace issued a press release on behalf of Queen Elizabeth two days after the interview aired, writing that “Harry, Meghan and Archie will at all times be a lot cherished relations.”  

“The entire household is saddened to study the complete extent of how difficult the previous few years have been for Harry and Meghan,” the assertion stated. “The problems raised, significantly that of race, are regarding. Whereas some recollections might range, they’re taken very severely and might be addressed by the household privately.” 

Kensington Palace had no remark when reached by PoliFonics. Buckingham Palace and a consultant for the Sussexes didn’t reply to requests for remark. 

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