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Controversy over Jubilee lunch

The Queen shook the hand of the King of Bahrain at her Jubilee lunch for foreign monarchs at Windsor Castle. His invitation attracted criticism because of alleged human rights abuses in Bahrain.

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  1. ITV News Royal Producer: Georgina Brewer

Buckingham Palace: 'We do not want to exclude anyone at Jubilee lunch'

The Queen greets royal guests at Jubilee lunch Credit: ITV News

Buckingham Palace have said their approach was to invite all foreign sovereigns and not to exclude anyone at the Jubilee lunch.

I understand the King of Bahrain has met the Queen and Prince Andrew here at Windsor Castle. The King of Swaziland apparently kept the Queen waiting. Not the done thing.

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