Prince Harry and Prince William react to BBC Princess Diana’s interview report
Prince William and Prince Harry condemned the BBC and media culture. Independent inquiry In summary on Thursday, former BBC reporter Martin Bashir (Martin Bashir) Used “deceptive” tactics to secure his explosive interview in 1995 With their late mother Princess Diana.
In the same inquiry, it was also discovered that the BBC had covered up its deceptive practices, which “did not meet its high standards of integrity and transparency,” which included forging documents to imply that an assistant close to her was speaking to the press.
In a video posted on social media, Prince William (also known as the Duke of Cambridge) stated that the BBC was acting out of mother’s fear and “and exacerbated [her] In their efforts to obtain an interview, Diana finally condemned the royal family.
William said: “I think the deceptive method of this interview greatly affected what my mother said.” “This interview was a major contribution to the deterioration of my parents’ relationship, and it hurt countless others since then.”
The prince said he was “unspeakably sad” because he knew that “the failure of the BBC greatly increased her fear, paranoia and isolation.”
William said that he believed that the interview contained “false narratives” and should not be broadcast again.
In a separate statement, Prince Harry condemned what he called a “culture of exploitation and immoral customs” that led to the death of his mother-which he said is still common.
“Our mother is an incredible woman who has dedicated her life to service. She is tough, brave and unquestionably honest,” Harry said in response to the survey results on Thursday. “The chain reaction of the culture of exploitation and immoral behavior eventually took her life.
He continued: “For those who have adopted some form of accountability, thank you for having it. This is the first step towards justice and truth.”
“However, what worries me deeply is that this practice-or even worse-is still common today. Then, until now, it is more than a branch, a network or a publication.
Harry said: “Our mother died because of this, and nothing has changed.” “By protecting her heritage, we have protected everyone and maintained her dignity throughout her life. Let us remember who she is and what she represents .”
In his own explosion Interview Harry said when he was with Oprah Winfrey earlier this year that he was worried that the media would be held responsible for the death of his wife, Meghan Markle, Duchess of Sussex. suicide Being pregnant with their son Archie.
He said: “My biggest worry is that history repeats itself.” Say. “I have said this very publicly on many occasions. What I have seen is history repeating itself, but it is more, maybe, or definitely more dangerous, because after that you joined the race and you joined social media. . When I talk about history repeating itself, I’m talking about my mother.”
British Broadcasting Corporation Reported On Thursday, its director-general Tim Davie sent a personal letter of apology to Harry, William, Prince Charles and Earl Spencer to cover up the deception behind the interview.
According to a new inquiry, the results of the investigation were announced on Thursday. Bashir “deceived” Earl Spencer with false information in order to obtain an introduction to his royal sister, and then he used the introduction to get her to agree to an interview with her.
Then, when this information was first exposed, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) ” [Bashir] To ensure the appropriateness of the interview and the methods he used. “