We all should be celebrating right now with the news of the third royal baby but the nation is sombre: Queen’s emotional response to IS threat on the Royal Family.
The Queen has urged the nation to remain strong in the “face of adversity” following the recent terror threat from ISIS.
In an emotional message, she acknowledged the fact that she herself found it really hard to ignore the “very sombre mood” across the nation. She was quoted saying:
“Halloween, a day of celebration, is around the corner. This year, however, it is difficult to escape a very sombre national mood. In the past few hours, we have received some serious threat from IS which shouldn’t be taken lightly”.
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The threat was issued on social media app ‘Telegram’and they even posted the address of Prince George’s primary school.
Britain’s Prince George is on the hit list of the Islamic State (IS). They have threatened the life of the four-year-old son of Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. British media reported the scare overnight, with the Daily Star revealing the encrypted messages read: “even the royal family won’t be left alone”.
The message included words from a jihadi song which translate as, “when war comes with the melody of bullets, we descend on disbelief, desiring retaliation”.
Concerns for the security at the private school have already been raised. Last week, a woman filmed herself breaking in and walking through the corridors unchallenged.
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The Metropolitan Police had said it would be reviewing security arrangements at the school following the arrest.
The Queen concluded by saying: “We all are united and will stand together. We are equally determined, without fear, to fight against any kind of terrorism.
The rest of royal family members are yet to respond to the alleged threats.