How world leaders, politicians, and celebrities are reacting to the engagement of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

  • Prince Harry announced his engagement to Meghan Markle on Monday after months of speculation.
  • Royals and world leaders including the Queen, Duke of Edinburgh, Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, and British Prime Minister Theresa May have reacted to the news.
  • More reactions are expected to trickle in as the rest of the world wakes to the news.

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announced their engagement on Monday after months of speculation.

Clarence House reportedthat the couple will marry in Spring 2018 and will live in Nottingham Cottage at Kensington Palace.

The news may not have come as a surprise, but there have still been plenty of reactions to the engagement.

Here’s a roundup of how prominent royals, world leaders, and celebrities are reacting to the news so far:

Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

Prince William and Kate Middleton, Duke and Duchess of Cambridge

Theresa May, British Prime Minister

David Cameron, Former British Prime Minister

Thomas Markle and Doria Ragland, Meghan Markle’s parents

Justin Welby, The Archbishop of Canterbury

Nicola Sturgeon, Scottish Prime Minister

Larry, the 10 Downing Street cat

Boris Johnson, Secretary of State for Foreign & Commonwealth Affairs

Reuven Rivlin, President of Israel

Patrick J Adams, Suits Actor

Khloe Kardashian, TV Personality

Grant Harrold, Royal Advisor and Butler