Prince Andrew to step down from public duties

 Prince Andrew to step down from public duties

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's Prince Andrew said on Wednesday he has asked to step down from public duties for the forseeable future after being engulfed in a growing scandal involving Jeffrey Epstein.

"Of course, I am willing to help any appropriate law enforcement agency with their investigations, if required," Andrew said in a statement issued by Buckingham Palace.

(Reporting by Andy Bruce; editing by Guy Faulconbridge)

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Updated Date: Nov 21, 2019 00:14:17 IST



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