Canadians do not want to pay Prince Harry safety and Meghan

Decisão dos duques de Sussex segue criando impasses internacionais.
16/01/2020 11h08 - Updated 16/01/2020 11h08

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Most Canadians do not want the local government banque expenses of Sussex dukes, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, if they decide to live in the country. The information is according to a survey released on Wednesday (15).

The survey conducted by Angus Reid firm, one nonprofit foundation that conducts research of independent opinion, shows that 73% of the population does not want the government to be responsible for the housing costs of the grandson of Queen Elizabeth II and his wife, including the security scheme that protects, not Canada.

Only 3% of respondents said they support that Canada assumes all costs couple. Others 19% said they would not mind if the government of the quitasse Meghan Harry and expenses in the country.

Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, He said the government of the country has no influence on the decision of the dukes on their future. But the Minister of Finance, Bill Morneau, said he did not know if the safety of the couple - value that could reach 1,3 million dollars a year - will counter with public money.


Elizabeth II is Queen of Canada officially, a parliamentary monarchy in which the head of state, position baptized as Governor General, It acts in the name and on behalf of the British Monarchy. The occupant of the post, however, It is indicated by the country's Prime Minister.

The Dukes of Sussex rocked the royal family last week to inform who wanted to stop being "senior members" of the monarchy and divide his time between the UK and Canada.

The announcement came after Harry and Meghan back to London after spending six weeks of vacation in Canada. The Duchess had lived in the country before getting married because of the American series recordings Suits, em Toronto.

Despite the ties with Canada, Search the Angus Reid, inquired 1.154 people, stresses that 66% of the country's citizens believe that the House of Windsor, led by Elizabeth II, It is losing or has lost relevance.

Near 45% ear, inclusive, They think Canada should no longer be a constitutional monarchy in the future.

However, paradoxically, Harry is the member of the most popular British royal family in Canada. According to research, 69% of the population has a positive image of the prince.

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