The monarch’s health has raised questions since last fall. Then Elizabeth he refused to participate in several important events on the advice of doctors.
It later became appear in public with a cane.
In February, the queen contracted covid.
On Tuesday 6 September, Elizabeth II received Liz Truss at Balmoral, who has become the country’s new prime minister. Contrary to tradition the approval of the head of government took place not at Buckingham Palace.
After the official statement on the Queen’s health, the country was seized with anxiety. BBC One national broadcaster from 3pm local time (17:00 Kiev time) changed the program: instead of the announced programs, a special newscast was released, all entertainment shows were canceled.
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US President Joe Biden, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, Czech Prime Minister Petr Fiala, European Council President Charles Michel, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and EU High Representative Josep Borrell have published their statements.
23:30 Former British Prime Minister Boris Johnson commented on the death of Queen Elizabeth II, declaring that the country has arrived “saddest day.
“This is the saddest day in our country. In the hearts of each of us there is grief in connection with the death of our Queen, a deep and personal sense of loss, perhaps much stronger than we expected, “Johnson said.
Elder son of Queen Elizabeth II Charles (Charles III) will speak to the nation on Friday, September 9, according to CNN, citing a representative of the royal family.
Now the heir to the throne, 73, is in the Scottish castle of Balmoral, where he had already arrived with other members of the royal family amid reports of a deteriorating condition of Elizabeth II.
During her long life, British Queen Elizabeth II was remembered for dozens of well-aimed phrases, which sometimes turned into aphorisms.
NV has collected a few.
10:35 PM Time magazine has unveiled the cover of the new issue
10:33 PM Prince Harry arrives at Balmoral
The Duke of Sussex joined the rest of the family at the Scottish castle where his grandmother died. News from heaven.
22:28 The title of Prince William and his wife Kate changed
Now on their official Twitter account, them They are called Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Cornwall (the second part of the title passed to them from the new king and queen consort)
22:26 World leaders send condolences to the people of the UK
The messages, in particular, came from US President Joe Biden, French President Emmanuel Macron, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, German Chancellor Olaf Scholz, writes the BBC.
21:43 The title of the new king became known
Elizabeth II’s eldest son will reign under the name of Charles III, he informs aviation.
The official proclamation ceremony is scheduled will pass within 24 hours in St. James’s Palace, the official residence of the sovereign.
21:37 Hundreds of people came to Buckingham Palace in London
They cry and lay flowers at the fence.
9:30 pm An official announcement of the Queen’s death has been posted on the facade of the Palace of Holyrood in Edinburgh
Holyrood is the primary residence of the British monarchs in Scotland.
21:20 “A huge shock to the nation and the world”. Statement by Prime Minister Truss
British Prime Minister Liz Truss released a statement on the Queen’s death outside the entrance to the Downing Street residence.
According to her, it happened “a huge shock to the nation and the world “because “end of the second Elizabethan era (The first Elizabethan era is considered to be part of the Tudor period in the history of England during the reign of Queen Elizabeth I, 1558-1603).
Truss described the queen as “the rock on which modern Britain was built.
21:11 The new king of England made a statement in connection with the death of his mother
King Charles (its official title is not yet known) called what happened today “moment of greatest sadness for me and all the family.
21:07 Zelensky expressed condolences to the British
“It is with deep sadness that we learned of the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. On behalf of the Ukrainian people, we express our sincere condolences to the royal family, the whole of the United Kingdom and the countries of the Commonwealth in relation to this irreparable loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you, “Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky wrote on Twitter.
It was on the throne longer than any British monarch, it was a symbolic stronghold “the civil monarchy “as such, and the British monarchy in particular.
20:30 PAST THE QUEEN ELIZABETH II
“The queen died peacefully in Balmoral this afternoon. The king and queen consort will stay at Balmoral tonight and return to London tomorrow, “tweeted the royal family.
19:15 Prince Harry goes to the Queen without Meghan Markle
This confirmed BBC press secretary of the Duke of Sussex.
18:24 Four more members of the royal family arrived at Balmoral
According to the message Daily mail, the sons of Queen Andrew and Edward, the latter’s wife Sophia, and the Queen’s grandson, Prince William, arrived at the Aberdeen airport, from where they went to the residence. Prince Charles and his wife are already at the castle.
Duchess Kate is known to have stayed home to look after the children, the newspaper said.
18:08 People gather at the royal residences
As he writes The Guardian, around 100 Londoners came despite the flood to Buckingham Palace to express support for their monarch. Some cry.
The traditional changing of the guard near the palace is said to have been canceled.
People also approach the Balmoral residence fence in Scotland.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are following senior members of the British royal family to Scotland out of concern for the Queen’s health, the British press writes.
British Prime Minister Liz Truss posted a Twitter message saying everyone was concerned about the disturbing news from the royal residence.
“The whole country is deeply concerned about the news of Buckingham Palace, which we received at lunchtime. My thoughts – and those of people across the UK – are with her Majesty the Queen and her family, “reads the tweet.
As reported by the BBC, Princess Anne is already with her mother, while Princes Andrew and Edward are on their way. In addition, the heir to the throne, Prince Charles of Wales and his wife Camilla, will go to Balmoral.