Miliband: Charles 'has a point' over Putin comment

The Prince of Wales "has got a point" when he draws comparisons between Russian president Vladimir Putin and Adolf Hitler, Labour leader Ed Miliband has said.

Mr Miliband said that many Britons "shared the Prince's concerns about President Putin's actions in Ukraine", which were reportedly voiced in a private conversation with a member of the public during his tour of Canada.

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Putin attacks Prince Charles over 'Hitler comments'

Russian president Vladimir Putin has described the Prince of Wales's reported comparison of him with Adolf Hitler as "unacceptable" and said such remarks were "not what monarchs do".