Harry and Meghan to meet with the Invictus Ukraine team


According to reports, Prince Harry & Meghan Markle will take a Netflix camera crew along to a private meeting with Ukraine Invictus.

Netflix will follow the Duke and Duchess of Sussex throughout the trip in the Netherlands as part of the couple’s $100million (£76,650,000) deal with the streaming giant.

After being delayed due to the pandemic, this international competition will take places in The Hague on April 16-22.

According to reports, Harry and Meghan will meet behind closed doors with the Invictus team representing the country that is suffering from a Russian invasion.

The stadium of the Invictus Games which is being built in the Zuiderpark in The Hague
The Invictus Games stadium is currently being constructed in The Hague’s Zuiderpark

Harry started the games to assist wounded military personnel and veterans around the globe. He gave them the challenge of participating in sporting events that were similar to the Paralympics.

The Invictus games was the place where they made their first public appearance together nearly five years ago.

Their royal roles have been abandoned to pursue a new life. “financial independence”, Meghan, 40, and Harry, 37, have signed deals with Netflix and Spotify worth more than £100million.

They will arrive in Holland Friday, according to the couple who currently live in California with their children Archie, two, as well as Lilibet, a 10-month-old girl.

Insiders suggest Meghan could join Harry at the Games’ opening ceremony. “a big surprise to launch the event”. Source: “Meghan is excited to travel with Harry for the event, which is certainly close to his heart.”

Employees set up materials on a scene in the stadium of the Invictus Games
Invictus Games Stadium scene: Employees setting up materials

The couple’s Archewell Productions last April announced its first major docu-series for Netflix would be titled Heart of Invictus, and follow athletes and organisers from across the world on the road to the Games.

The couple’s decision to attend the event in The Hague has been blasted by palace insiders after Harry claimed it was “too dangerous”To travel to the UK for a memorial service to his grandfather, Prince Philip.

Ken Wharfe is an ex-Met officer that once protected Harry. “I’m baffled about why Harry thinks he would be safer in the Netherlands than the UK.

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“He would have travelled to his grandfather’s memorial service with his brother or father and received protection from the Met. It’s not like he would have been turning up at Westminster Abbey on a bike.

“It is more of a risk to go to Holland to support a charity with a military link than coming to London last week.”

At the beginning of the month, a spokesman for Harry & Meghan said: “We take measures based on the security threat level.”