The royal family is experiencing “a period of the deepest grief” as a result of the passing of King Charles III’s mother, Queen Elizabeth II.
Following the passing of his mother, Queen Elizabeth II, King Charles III released the following statement: “The passing of my beloved Mother, Her Majesty The Queen, is a time of the deepest anguish for me and all members of my family.”
He went on to call the late queen a “cherished Sovereign and a much-loved Mother,” adding that the loss of the British people and the rest of the globe would be felt “sadly.”
“My family and I will be comforted and strengthened through this moment of loss and transition,” the statement ended, “by our understanding of the respect and great love in which The Queen was so universally regarded.”
The Queen’s death prompted former UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson to tweet a three-part message, noting a “deep and personal feeling of sorrow.”
The statement read: “This is our country’s darkest day. In the hearts of each of us there is an agony at the departure of our Queen, a profound and personal feeling of loss – much more powerful, perhaps, than we imagined.” Boris Johnson, who met with the Queen on Tuesday, tweeted the message in three parts.
The former monarch was described as “so timeless and so wonderful” by the speaker, who continued by expressing his condolences to the royal family. She performed a “vital role” in the UK, he said, and her departure leaves a gap.
Prime Minister Liz Truss delivered a broadcast speech in front of 10 Downing Street in London on Tuesday after having a meeting with the Queen.
Liz Truss, who was just appointed and visited with the Queen on Tuesday, spoke to the country from outside 10 Downing Street. She stated: “We are all grieved by the news that we have just received from Balmoral. The death of her Majesty, the Queen, is a terrible shock to the country and to the globe.” in a video posted on The Telegraph’s YouTube page.
“Queen Elizabeth II was the rock on which modernity was constructed. Our nation has developed and prospered under her rule. Britain is the magnificent country it is now because of her,” she said.
She said that “people in the United Kingdom and all across the globe” “love and appreciate” the Queen.
The Queen, according to Micheál Martin, the prime minister of Ireland, is “a centre of respect and affection across the globe.”
“On behalf of the Government of Ireland, I would like to convey my deepest sympathy to His Majesty King Charles, the Royal Family, the UK Government, and the British people on the loss of their beloved monarch, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth,” the Irish prime minister Micheál Martin said in a statement.
The Queen’s commitment to duty and public service was obvious, and her knowledge and experience were genuinely unique, the author said. “The Queen’s reign was one of historic length, tremendous relevance, and a focus of respect and affection around the globe.”
The Irish leader acknowledged that she was much liked by the Irish people and sent his condolences to those who were grieving “the death of an amazing lady.”
Queen Elizabeth II “embodied the continuity and solidarity of the British country for almost 70 years,” according to French President Emmanuel Macron.
“Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II personified the continuity and unity of the British people for almost 70 years,” said French President Emmanuel Macron on Twitter. “I remember her as a friend of France, a kind-hearted queen who has left a lasting effect on her country and her century.”
The president of Ukraine, Volodymyr Zelenskyy, sent his heartfelt condolences to the royal family, the United Kingdom, and the Commonwealth nations.
The death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II was announced by Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy through Twitter. He wrote: “On behalf of the Ukrainian people, we send our profound condolences to the whole United Kingdom and Commonwealth nations in connection with this terrible loss.
“Our thoughts and prayers are with you,” he said in conclusion.
In a statement, Nancy Pelosi referred to the Queen as “a pillar of leadership in the global arena.”
“Today, Americans join the people of the United Kingdom in mourning the sad passing of Queen Elizabeth II,” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi wrote in a statement obtained by Insider. “Over her seven decades on the throne, Her Majesty was a pillar of leadership in the global arena and a devoted friend of freedom.”
“I express our deepest and most heartfelt sympathies to the Royal Family during this terrible time,” she said on behalf of the US Congress.
Pelosi continued by stating that the queen has contributed to “a new global order of security, prosperity, and peace” and reiterating the unique bond between the US and the UK. She said that Americans would pray for the late king or queen with the royal family.
The Queen was referred to by Hillary Clinton as “a lady who served with such respect and distinction.”
Hillary Clinton paid tribute to the late Queen, noting how fortunate she was to have been able to spend time with her.
Clinton told Variety on Thursday, in the hours after the Queen’s passing, “We lost a lady who served with such dignity and distinction from practically the time she was a kid, until two days ago when she welcomed the new prime minister.”
In November 1995, when her husband Bill Clinton was serving as US president, Clinton had her first encounter with Queen Elizabeth II. When she worked as the Obama administration’s secretary of state, she also went to Buckingham Palace.
The former secretary of state continued, “Probably one of the highlights of my time in public service was when I was secretary of state, staying in Buckingham Palace and talking with her about her gardens, which were a great love of hers, and actually walking around the gardens with her gardener, and going to a white-tie dinner in the grand dining room. She liked to ask questions, was very vivacious, and I had many really lovely chats with her; she will be missed.
In a touching Instagram message, Justin Trudeau praised the Queen for her “knowledge, compassion, and kindness.”
It was with the heaviest of hearts that we learnt of the demise of Canada’s longest-reigning Sovereign, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, wrote Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau beside an Instagram picture of a prior visit with the Queen.
Her contribution to Canadians “will long be a significant part of our country’s history,” he said, adding that she was “a continuous presence in our lives.”
He said that his condolences are with the royal family at this difficult time: “As we look back upon her life and her reign that lasted so many decades, Canadians will always remember and respect Her Majesty’s wisdom, compassion, and kindness.”
The Queen is “a light of calm and stability,” according to Mark Rutte, the prime minister of the Netherlands.
Rutte stated, “The Netherlands remembers Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom with the utmost respect,” in a statement posted on Twitter.
Even at times of the greatest historical turmoil, he said, “Throughout her very long reign, she remained a beacon of peace and stability for her country and the globe.”
“Queen Elizabeth blended a strong sense of responsibility and unwavering resolution with a light touch and a sense of humour. The unique way with which she handled her enormous obligations created a significant effect on everyone who encountered her,” the statement read.
He expressed his condolences to Truss and his thoughts to the royal family.
In his reflections on his trip to Buckingham Palace, Narendra Modi praised the Queen for her “warmth and generosity.”
In a tweet, India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi discussed his trips to the UK. When I visited the UK in 2015 and 2018, I had special encounters with Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, he stated.
“I will always treasure that gesture,” he said. “I will never forget her warmth and generosity. During one of the sessions, she showed me the handkerchief Mahatma Gandhi gave her on her wedding.
The Queen’s passing was referred to as “the end of an era” by Israeli President Isaac Herzog.
“Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II was known far and wide simply as The Queen. Her departure means the end of an era,” Israel’s president, Isaac Herzog, said on Twitter.
Together with the Israeli people, he said, “I mourn her passing and offer my sincere condolences to the people of Britain and all Commonwealth countries.”
Following Queen Elizabeth II’s passing on Thursday, Chinese President Xi Jinping offered his condolences to King Charles III and the British royal family, according to many media agencies.
According to the sites, Xi, speaking on behalf of the Chinese government and people, remarked that the British people had suffered a “huge loss” with the demise of the Queen.