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Transcript: Prince Andrew on the Epstein scandal

Transcript: Prince Andrew on the Epstein scandal

Excerpts from Prince Andrew and The Epstein Scandal: The Newsnight Interview on BBC 2Duke of York claims alibi in Newsnight interview

Maitlis: So in 2006 in May an arrest warrant was issued for Epstein for sexual assault of a minor. In July he was invited to Windsor Castle to your daughter, Princess Beatrice’s 18th birthday, why would you do that?Andrew: Because I was asking Ghislaine [Maxwell, Epstein’s girlfriend and a university friend of the prince]. But even so, at the time I don’t think I … certainly I wasn’t aware when the invitation was issued what was going on in the United States and I wasn’t aware until the media picked up on it because he never said anything about it. Continue reading…

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Publish date : 2019-11-16 22:02:48

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