Prince Harry and Meghan to step back as senior royals
The BBC understands no other royal, including the Queen or Prince William, was consulted.
Britain's royal family is understood to be disappointed and hurt at the decision by Prince Harry and his wife Meghan to step back from their royal roles.
The US vice-president says Americans are now safer after the assassination of the Iranian general Qasem Soleimani and that Tehran is telling its militias not to attack US targets.
Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt are meeting in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa today to discuss the filling and operation of the grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam.
- Thu 9 Jan 2020 05:06GMT