(FILES) In this file photo taken on October 12, 2018 Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II (L) and Britain’s Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (R) wait for the carriage carrying Princess Eugenie of York and her husband Jack Brooksbank to pass at the start of the procession after their wedding ceremony at St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle, in Windsor, on October 12, 2018.(Photo by Alastair Grant / POOL / AFP)
Current and former world leaders joined a chorus of condolences from around the world following the death of Prince Philip on Friday at the age of 99.
Here are some reactions:
British Prime Minister Boris Johnson hailed Philip’s “extraordinary life”, sending his condolences to Queen Elizabeth after her husband’s death was announced.
Johnson said the Duke of Edinburgh “earned the affection of generations” at home, in the Commonwealth and across the world.
“We give thanks, as a nation and a kingdom, for the extraordinary life…