Prince William weighs in on investigation into Princess Diana interview

He said he “tentatively welcomed” the independent investigation into how journalist Martin Bashir persuaded his mother to speak in 1995.
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breaking his silence on the new investigation into the bbc's interview with princess Diana in 1995. Looking into claims she was tricked into doing it. ABC's Jame Longman from London tonight. Reporter: Tonight, prince wibreaking his silence about a new investigation into this controversial interview with his mother Diana. Do you think Mrs. Parker-bowles was a factor in the breakdown of your marriage? Welre were three of us in this marriage. So, it was a bit crowded. Reporter: William saying he tentatively welcomed" the independent investigation into how journalist martin Bashir persuaded the princess to speak, calling it a step in the right direction and saying it should help establish the truth. It's a significant move, lending weight to long-held beliefs in Diana's family that Bashir used dishonest tactics to land the interview. Charles Spencer, Diana's brother, has claimed Bashir had bank statements forged to trick Diana into thinking royal staff were being paid for information on her, and that Bashir said her car and phones were being tracked. He's yet to comment on this saying he's too ill from covid-19. David? James Longman live in London for us. Thank you. When we come back, the subway attack in New York City. Watch your blue light lanterns, Blast those eardrum bangers! Look at this one: He's trying to pick up the mail!hah!

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