Prince Harry And Meghan Markle Retreat From Royal Duties: New Details Emerge | TODAY

Prince Harry And Meghan Markle Retreat From Royal Duties: New Details Emerge | TODAY


THEY WON’T BE DOING WORK ON BEHALF OF THE QUEEN. BEHALF OF THE QUEEN. IT’S NOT EXACTLY A CLEAN BREAK. IT’S NOT EXACTLY A CLEAN BREAK. PRINCE HARRY SPOTTED IN PRINCE HARRY SPOTTED IN VANCOUVER ISLAND GRABBING A VANCOUVER ISLAND GRABBING A SANDWICH, PERHAPS A BIT OF THE SANDWICH, PERHAPS A BIT OF THE MORE NORMAL LIFE HE AND WIFE MORE NORMAL LIFE HE AND WIFE MEGHAN MARKLE ARE HOPING TO MEGHAN MARKLE ARE HOPING TO CREATE IN CANADA WITH ARCHIE. CREATE IN CANADA WITH ARCHIE. NOW BUCKINGHAM PALACE SAY NOW BUCKINGHAM PALACE SAY THEY’LL OFFICIALLY BE OUT OF THE THEY’LL OFFICIALLY BE OUT OF THE ROYAL FAMILY FOLD APRIL 1st. ROYAL FAMILY FOLD APRIL 1st. HARRY, WHO CHERISHED HIS TIME IN HARRY, WHO CHERISHED HIS TIME IN THE MILITARY, SERVING TWO TOURS THE MILITARY, SERVING TWO TOURS IN AFGHANISTAN WILL KEEP HIS IN AFGHANISTAN WILL KEEP HIS RANK BUT WON’T PERFORM ANY RANK BUT WON’T PERFORM ANY OFFICIAL DUTIES. OFFICIAL DUTIES. THE PRINCE WILL STILL WORK WITH THE PRINCE WILL STILL WORK WITH THE INVICTUS GAMES, THE PROGRAM THE INVICTUS GAMES, THE PROGRAM HE FOUNDED FOR WOUNDED VETS. HE FOUNDED FOR WOUNDED VETS. HE AND MEGHAN WENT PUBLIC AS A HE AND MEGHAN WENT PUBLIC AS A COUPLE AT THE TORONTO GAMES IN COUPLE AT THE TORONTO GAMES IN 2017. 2017. BUCKINGHAM PALACE SAYS HE’LL BUCKINGHAM PALACE SAYS HE’LL CONTINUE HIS WORK SUPPORTING CONTINUE HIS WORK SUPPORTING SERVICE MEMBERS, THE ENVIRONMENT SERVICE MEMBERS, THE ENVIRONMENT AND HIV. AND HIV. MEGHAN’S FOCUS, WOMEN’S MEGHAN’S FOCUS, WOMEN’S EMPOWERMENT, GENDER EQUALITY AND EMPOWERMENT, GENDER EQUALITY AND EDUCATION. EDUCATION. THE COUPLE HOPE TO DO IT ALL THE COUPLE HOPE TO DO IT ALL UNDER THE SUSSEX ROYAL LABEL. UNDER THE SUSSEX ROYAL LABEL. IT’S ON THEIR INSTAGRAM PAGE IT’S ON THEIR INSTAGRAM PAGE WITH MORE THAN 11 MILLION WITH MORE THAN 11 MILLION FOLLOWERS AND THEIR OFFICIAL FOLLOWERS AND THEIR OFFICIAL WEBSITE. WEBSITE. THE PALACE NOW SAYS DISCUSSIONS THE PALACE NOW SAYS DISCUSSIONS ARE STILL ON GOING. ARE STILL ON GOING. HOWEVER, A CHANGE WILL BE HOWEVER, A CHANGE WILL BE ANNOUNCED ALONGSIDE THE LAUNCH ANNOUNCED ALONGSIDE THE LAUNCH OF THEIR NEW NON-PROFIT OF THEIR NEW NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION. ORGANIZATION.>>THE WORD ROYAL IS VERY>>THE WORD ROYAL IS VERY TIGHTLY CONTROLLED. TIGHTLY CONTROLLED. IF THEY’RE GOING TO BE OUTSIDE IF THEY’RE GOING TO BE OUTSIDE THE ROYAL FAMILY, THE QUEEN HAS THE ROYAL FAMILY, THE QUEEN HAS EFFECTIVELY SAID YOU CAN’T USE EFFECTIVELY SAID YOU CAN’T USE IT. IT. YOU’RE GOING TO HAVE TO CHANGE YOU’RE GOING TO HAVE TO CHANGE IT. IT.>>Reporter: THE LATEST DETAILS>>Reporter: THE LATEST DETAILS COMING AFTER THAT DRAMATIC DAY COMING AFTER THAT DRAMATIC DAY IN JANUARY WHEN THE DUKE AND IN JANUARY WHEN THE DUKE AND DUCHESS OF SUSSEX ANNOUNCED THEY DUCHESS OF SUSSEX ANNOUNCED THEY WERE STEPPING BACK AS SENIOR WERE STEPPING BACK AS SENIOR MEMBERS OF THE ROYAL FAMILY. MEMBERS OF THE ROYAL FAMILY.>>OUR HOPE WAS TO CONTINUE>>OUR HOPE WAS TO CONTINUE SERVING THE QUEEN, THE SERVING THE QUEEN, THE COMMONWEALTH AND MY MILITARY COMMONWEALTH AND MY MILITARY ASSOCIATIONS BUT WITHOUT PUBLIC ASSOCIATIONS BUT WITHOUT PUBLIC FUNDING. FUNDING.>>Reporter: THE COUPLE>>Reporter: THE COUPLE ANNOUNCING THEIR LAST EVENT AS ANNOUNCING THEIR LAST EVENT AS SENIOR ROYALS, HARRY MEETING UP SENIOR ROYALS, HARRY MEETING UP WITH ROCK LEGEND JON BON JOVI TO WITH ROCK LEGEND JON BON JOVI TO RECORD A SONG FOR THE INVICTUS RECORD A SONG FOR THE INVICTUS GAMES AND MEGHAN TAKING PART IN GAMES AND MEGHAN TAKING PART IN INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY. INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY. ON MARCH 9th, THE TWO WILL JOIN ON MARCH 9th, THE TWO WILL JOIN THE ROYAL FAMILY FOR