Meghan and Harry fear for Archie’s safety after they’re targeted by drones

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    • Meghan and Harry are worried about their son Archie’s safety after they report serious drone issue.
    • The couple moved to LA almost three months to start a new life for themselves away from royal duties and the public eye.
    • Despite previously fitting high screens around their plush home, they’ve since been inundated with drones flying ahead.

    The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are concerned for their son Archie’s safety after they’ve noticed an increase in the number of drones flying above their Beverley Hills home.

    The couple stepped away from royal duties earlier this year in a bid to live a more private lifestyle.

    But with people eager to see the couple and their one-year-old son, its understood photographers have been going to extreme lengths to get exclusive pictures of the family.

    According to reports by Daily Beast there have been at least five drone-related incidents at the mansion so far this month.

    The couple are said to have reported the incidents to to the authorities, after the drones were reportedly flown as low as 20 feet above the property.

    They are reportedly staying at a home owned by their friend Tyler Perry and are considering hiring their own security team – which will be paid for by themselves.

    A friend to the couple said, ‘They see these drones coming in at them, and they guess that they are being operated by photographers, but they can’t just assume that. Meghan received racist death threats at the time of her wedding, so the terror threat is very real for them,’

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    This afternoon, The Duke and Duchess of Sussex attended the annual Commonwealth Service at Westminster Abbey on Commonwealth Day, alongside Her Majesty The Queen and Members of The Royal Family. The Commonwealth is a global network of 54 countries, working in collaboration towards shared economic, environmental, social and democratic goals, and the Service today seeks to highlight the vast community which spans every geographical region, religion and culture, embracing diversity amongst its population of 2.4 billion people, of which 60 percent are under 30 years old. As President and Vice-President of the @Queens_Commonwealth_Trust, The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have been passionate advocates of the Commonwealth having spent many years working closely with the next generation of Commonwealth leaders. The theme of the Commonwealth for 2020 is ‘Delivering A Common Future: Connecting, Innovating, Transforming', placing emphasis on youth, the environment, trade, governance, and ICT (Information and Communications Technology) and innovation. From working to protect the earth's natural resources and preserving the planet for generations to come, to championing fair trade and empowering the youth of today to transform the communities of tomorrow, the Service celebrates the Commonwealth's continued commitment to delivering a peaceful, prosperous and more sustainable future for all. Photo © PA

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    When have the incidents, Megan and Harry are concerned about, taken place?

    One incident took place on Memorial Day, when Prince Harry and Meghan were outside with Archie at their pool.

    And in recent months there have been photos and videos published of the couple walking their dogs outside their home.

    The insider added, ‘But, aside from that, imagine if you were in their shoes facing that, how that would feel? To have drones buzzing around 20 feet above your head when you are trying to play with your son?’

    ‘It’s like people forget they are real people. But this is a real family. They are not asking for any special treatment; they are just asking for the safety and security we all expect in our own homes to be respected.’

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