Washington: The United States will not pay for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s security if they move to America, said President Donald Trump on Sunday. Also Read - 'Big Action to Follow': Donald Trump Threatens Twitter After it Adds Fact-Check Warnings to US President's Tweets
Trump tweeted Sunday in response to reports that the royal couple had moved to Los Angeles. Also Read - George Floyd Murder: Twitter Left 'Disgusted' as Video of 3 Cops 'Murdering' Black Man Goes Viral, Calls Out 'Spineless Police Force' of America
“I am a great friend and admirer of the Queen & the United Kingdom. It was reported that Harry and Meghan, who left the Kingdom, would reside permanently in Canada. Now they have left Canada for the US however, the US will not pay for their security protection. They must pay,” Trump tweeted. Also Read - Ladakh Face-off: Ready And Willing to Mediate Between India And China, Says Donald Trump
Earlier this year, the couple had announced that they would step back from their royal family roles and earned the support of Queen Elizabeth II. They had said they would split their time between North America and the UK.