On Sunday, President Trump tweeted about reviews that the Duke and Duchess of Sussex have relocated from Canada to Markle’s residence metropolis. In his tweet, Trump made positive to notice that the U.S. won’t be footing the bill to maintain them secure after they made the choice to step back from their senior royal duties and reside outdoors the U.Okay., financially unbiased of the crown. Nonetheless, it appears the couple already had their safety issues sorted out.
“The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have no plans to ask the U.S. government for security resources,” a spokesperson for Meghan and Harry advised Fox Information. “Privately funded security arrangements have been made.”
When the couple initially moved to Canada after their notorious “Megixt” announcement earlier this yr, there was controversy there over the truth that the Royal Canadian Mounted Police had supplied them and their toddler son, Archie, “intermittent” security.
On Sunday, Trump took to Twitter to close down any related controversy about their safety within the U.S. earlier than it started.
“I’m an incredible pal and admirer of the Queen & the UK. It was reported that Harry and Meghan, who left the Kingdom, would reside completely in Canada. Now they’ve left Canada for the U.S. nevertheless, the U.S. is not going to pay for his or her safety safety. They need to pay!” Trump tweeted.
A supply advised People Magazine final week that the royal couple relocated from Vancouver Island to Los Angeles.
Markle, 38, and Harry, 35, have been staying in a secluded compound and have caught near residence in the course of the coronavirus pandemic, the journal reported. It is unclear when the couple made the transfer.
Rumors of a transfer to America have been circulating because the royals introduced this previous January that they’d “step again” and solely reside within the U.Okay. part-time.
Stories emerged final month that Markle and Harry had been “looking at houses” in Los Angeles for the summer time.
“They love being in Canada, but they are looking at houses in L.A., too,” a pal who was a part of their circle advised People magazine. “They’ll possible have homes in each locations.”
The insider mentioned life in Vancouver Island was much like what Markle skilled in Los Angeles.
Fox Information’ Joseph A. Wulfsohn contributed to this report.