Anger as Queen bags ‘generous’ gift from dictator

The Queen is facing calls to return a gift she received from a foreign dictatorship last month. Azerbaijan’s authoritarian president Ilham Aliyev sent Queen Elizabeth a horse named ‘Shohrat’ as part of her Platinum Jubilee celebrations at Windsor Castle. Her Majesty said the gift was “very kind” and “very generous”. Azerbaijan is the third repressive […]

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