Biden Praises Prince Philip’s Years of Public Service in Letter to Queen Elizabeth

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U.S. President Joe Biden joined world leaders in paying tribute to the U.K.’s Prince Philip, who died on Friday at the age of 99, praising his decades of public service and sending condolences to Queen Elizabeth II.

“Prince Philip gladly dedicated himself to the people of the U.K., the Commonwealth, and to his family,” the president said in a joint statement with First Lady Jill Biden. “His legacy will live on not only through his family, but in all the charitable endeavors he shaped.”

Other leaders paying tribute included German Chancellor Angela Merkel and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen. French President Emmanuel Macron said the duke lived an “exemplary life defined by bravery.”

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