Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Said, 'Heartbroken and Speechless' Over Afghanistan: Exclusive Story Here!
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle refused to stay mum and not talk about the dehumanizing issue that has taken over Afghanistan. In the last few days, the world witnessed the Taliban, the extremist group, took over Afghanistan. And as chaos and brutality continues in the landlocked country, the Duke and Duchess have shed light on the sensitive topic.
In a statement issued on their Archewell website, the duo wrote, "The world is exceptionally fragile right now. As we all feel many layers of pain due to the situation in Afghanistan, we are left speechless." Read the complete statement here. The couple also weighed in on the recent disastrous earthquake in Haiti and the ongoing threat of the new covid 19 variants.
The joint statement was released on their Archewell website. Photo Source: News
"As we all watch growing humanitarian disaster in Haiti and the threat of it worsening after the last weekend's earthquake, we are left heartbroken," the pair wrote, the joint statement further read, "And as we all witness the continuing global health crisis, exacerbated by new variant and constant misinformation, we are left scared."
The duke and the duchess of Sussex encourage people to donate to multiple charitable foundations tending to the urgent humanitarian work. They wrote that their foundation, Archewell, is working with groups like World Central Kitchen, Vax Live, and Global Citizen to aid the slew of continuing crises.
"The world is exceptionally fragile right now," wrote the duo. Photo Source: Entrendz Showbiz
Prince Harry had previously served in the British Army and was deployed to Afghanistan twice in the period. On Monday, Prince Harry had issued a joint statement with Dominic Reid, the CEO of Harry's Invictus Games. "What happening in Afghanistan resonates across the international Invictus community," read the statement.
"We encourage everybody across the Invictus network and the wider military community to reach out to each other and support for one another," the post concluded. Prince Harry had founded the Invictus Games in 2014; the international sporting event was realized to help the wounded, injured, and sick servicemen and women.
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