King Charles and Queen Consort meet Northern Ireland’s political leaders

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King Charles III and the Queen Consort met with Northern Ireland's political leaders at Hillsborough Castle on Tuesday (13 September) in the first visit by a King to the region in 80 years.

Footage shows Camilla shaking hands with first minister-designate, and Sinn Fein leader, Michelle O’Neill and DUP leader Sir Jeffrey Donaldson, among others.

The speaker of the Stormont Assembly, Sinn Fein's Alex Maskey, offered a message of condolence to the King on behalf of the people of Northern Ireland.

Sinn Fein officials did not take part in Accession Proclamation ceremonies.

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