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After the pomp and ceremony, Britain’s Queen Elizabeth to get private burial

By DW
16 September 2022   |   9:07 am
The palace revealed more details of the plan for the queen's state funeral service in Westminster Abbey. Meanwhile, thousands queued for many hours to file past the queen's coffin.

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