Her Majesty’s tragic death is being mourned around the world and newspapers around the globe hail her as “irreplaceable”.
The Queen passed away peacefully at the age of 96 on Thursday, bringing her 70-year reign to an end.
As a beloved worldwide figure and head of the Commonwealth, the king’s death sparked a global wave of grief.
As the world mourned, the Queen’s tragic passing dominated front pages around the world.
The German tabloid declared “the world is crying for the Queen” on its cover along with a poignant black and white photo of the Queen.
Meanwhile, Australia’s The Daily Telegraph hailed Queen Elizabeth II as “irreplaceable” on its front page.
The gorgeous cover features a radiant Queen.
French daily Liberation published an elegant black-and-white photograph of the king with the headline: “Britain’s pain.”
In India, newspapers including the Indian Express and the Times of India published pictures of the king, praising her as a “British symbol and institution”.
The Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf honored the monarch, calling her “Queen in the heart of the world”.
Newspapers in many countries reported false news online last night, describing the royal dynasty’s reign as “extraordinary”.
The Italian newspaper La Stampa called the king “Queen of the century” while the German newspaper Bild noted that she had “turned back to her Philip”.
The Queen was heartbroken when Prince Philip, her 73-year-old husband, died aged 99 last April.
The New Zealand Herald quoted King Charles III’s emotional tribute to his mother as he told of his “greatest sadness”.
German daily Die Welt said the Queen’s death marked “the end of an era” while French newspaper Le Monde described her seven-decade rule as “an extraordinary reign”. “.
It comes as leaders around the world pay their respects to the Queen following her death at Balmoral yesterday.
President Joe Biden has spoken of the Queen as a “source of comfort and pride”.
His Majesty’s Queen Elizabeth II was more than a monarch, he said. She defined an era.
“In an ever-changing world, she is an unwavering presence and a source of comfort and pride for generations of Britons, including many who have never known their country without a she.
“The enduring admiration for Queen Elizabeth II has united people across the Commonwealth. Her seven decades of historic reign testify to an age of unprecedented human progress and advancement. progress of human dignity.”
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky tweeted: “We are saddened to learn of the death of Queen Elizabeth II.
“On behalf of the people, we extend our sincere condolences to @RoyalFamily, the entire UK and Commonwealth for this irreparable loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. by your side.”
French President Emmanuel Macron described the monarch as “kind”.
He tweeted: “His Majesty Queen Elizabeth II embodies the continuity and unity of the British nation for more than 70 years.
Crowds gathered at Buckingham Palace, Windsor Castle and Balmoral to pay their respects to the Queen
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“I remember her as a friend of France, a kind Queen who left a lasting impression on her country and her century.”
The United Kingdom and the Queen’s Commonwealth will now enter a 10-day period of national mourning.
In a somber statement, Buckingham Palace today confirmed Queen Elizabeth II, the longest-reigning monarch in British history, has died – making her son, Charles, King.
Buckingham Palace said in a statement: “The Queen passed away peacefully at Balmoral this afternoon.
“The King and Queen will stay at Balmoral this evening and will return to London tomorrow.”
Charles, who will now be known as King Charles III, released a statement as he led the nation’s mourning tonight.
The new king said: “The death of my beloved mother, the Queen, is a moment of greatest grief for me and all members of my family.
“We deeply mourn the passing of a respected king and dearly loved mother. I know her loss will be deeply felt across the country, Kingdom and Commonwealth, and by countless people around the world.
“During this time of mourning and change, my family and I will be comforted and sustained by our understanding of the deep respect and affection with which the Queen has been so loved.”