Trump highlights Elizabeth II’s “extraordinary legacy” of peace and prosperity.
Her sense of leadership and diplomacy helped establish and strengthen alliances with the United States and other countries around the world,” the former US President highlighted on his Truth Social platform.
Elizabeth II died today at the age of 96 at Balmoral Castle in Scotland, it was announced by the royal family.
“The Queen died peacefully at Balmoral this afternoon. “Buckingham Palace announced in a statement that the King and Queen Consort will remain at Balmoral this evening and will return to London tomorrow [Friday],” in a reference to Charles and Camilla.
The news was made known after close members of the royal family suddenly travelled to Balmoral today to be with the Queen following a statement reporting doctors’ concerns about the 96-year-old monarch’s state of health.