Prince Charles expresses sorrow over slavery in Commonwealth speech

Prince Charles expresses sorrow over slavery in Commonwealth speech

Commonwealth leaders gather for Kigali summit Charles alludes to colonialism, slavery in speech Rwanda’s Kagame speaks of “reimagining” Commonwealth Members vote to keep Patricia Scotland as sec-gen KIGALI, June 24 (Reuters) – Britain’s Prince Charles expressed deep sorrow over slavery in a speech to Commonwealth leaders in Rwanda on Friday and acknowledged that the roots … Read more

Prince William says he wants to serve after Caribbean criticism

Prince William says he wants to serve after Caribbean criticism

Prince William of Britain shakes hands with a member of the public during a visit to a Fish Fry – a typical Bahamian culinary gathering place found on every island in the Bahamas, on Great Abaco Island, March 26, 2022. Chris Jackson / Pool via REUTERS Sign up now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com … Read more

The Prime Minister of Jamaica says that the British royal island nation wants to be independent

The Prime Minister of Jamaica says that the British royal island nation wants to be independent

KINGSTON, March 23 (Reuters) – Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness on Wednesday told Britain’s Prince William and his wife Kate that his country wants to be “independent” and address “unresolved” issues, a day after protesters called on Britain to pay compensation. for slavery. The royal couple arrived in Jamaica on Tuesday as part of a … Read more

British royals’ visit to Jamaica sets in motion demands for compensation for slavery

British royals’ visit to Jamaica sets in motion demands for compensation for slavery

KINGSTON, March 22 (Reuters) – Britain’s Prince William and his wife Kate arrived in Jamaica on Tuesday as part of a week-long Caribbean trip, hours after activists protested for compensation for slavery amid growing scrutiny of the British Empire’s colonial heritage . The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrived in Belize on Saturday to start … Read more