Queen Elizabeth II Dies at 96

Queen Elizabeth II in 2012 / Reuters
September 8, 2022

By Michael Holden and Russell Cheyne

BALMORAL, Scotland (Reuters) — Queen Elizabeth, Britain's longest-reigning monarch and the nation's figurehead for seven decades, has died aged 96, Buckingham Palace said on Thursday.

(Additional reporting by Muvija M, Kate Holton, William James, Alistair Smout, Paul Sandle, Kylie MacLellan, Sachin Ravikumar, Farouq Suleiman, Elizabeth Piper, William Schomberg, David Milliken, Hannah McKay, and Sarah McFarlane. Editing by Kate Holton and Janet Lawrence.)

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