A former royal close protection officer has warned that are real fears for Prince Harry and the security of his family after the Taliban have “changed the profile risk.”
This comes after Harry said, “I didn’t think about those as 25 people. You can’t kill people if you see them as people.”
He then described those he killed in Afghanistan as “chess pieces taken off the board, bad guys eliminated before they kill good guys.”
Not only are there fears for Prince Harry’s safety, but also other members of the Royal Family after the Taliban accused him of being a “war criminal.”
Speaking of the potential renewed security threat to Harry and the Royals since, former royal close protection officer Simon Morgan told GB News, “It certainly has changed the profile of that risk.
Read more related news:
Prince Harry has been branded as ‘stupid’ and ‘disloyal’ and warned his book opens him up to ‘every jihadist out there’
Prince Harry could have raised security risks for the UK and himself as a furious fundamentalist regime accuses him of ‘war crimes’
“The Taliban have already responded and called [Harry] a war criminal… The security services and intelligence analysts will be looking to see whether those statements actually have an influence attached to them.
“Will they influence people to do something against British assets because that’s how it’s looked at.
“You’re looking at a threat and risk against British assets that’s currently substantial, meaning that an attack is likely.
“We go up to severe, meaning it is highly likely so we have we moved now between those two barriers.
“It’s not just against the Sussexes themselves, because of those statements, it’s against the Royal Family, His Majesty’s Government, His Majesty’s Armed Forces, His Majesty’s Police Service.
“The connotations are quite vast because of what it represents for the United Kingdom.”
Royal Marines veteran Ben McBean who served with Harry, told Sky News: “I don’t think it is wise that he said that out loud.
“He’s already got a target on his back, more so than anyone else.”
Furious Taliban leaders have blasted Prince Harry over his claims that he killed 25 fighters whilst serving in Afghanistan and there are fears that there could be heightened security risks for the UK and himself.
In his book Spare said that those he killed were not “people” but were “chess pieces” which had been taken off the board.
The Taliban blasted Prince Harry and said that they “were not chess pieces” and have accused him of “war crimes” whilst serving in Afghanistan.
Anas Haqqani who is a leading figure in the influential fundamentalist regime, the Haqqani Network, which is part of the Taliban was outraged over his comments.
Haqqani who is blamed for some of the deadliest attacks in Afghanistan wrote on Twitter, “The ones you killed were not chess pieces, they were humans; they had families who were waiting for their return.
“Among the killers of Afghans, not many have your decency to reveal their conscience and confess to their war crimes.”
Taliban commander Molavi Gol, told the Daily Mail he thought Harry was a “loser” and that if he is “a real man” then “come to Afghanistan again.”
A very furious and deadly Taliban commander said, “We are still here ruling but he has fled to his grandmother’s palace.
“He’s a big mouth loser who has been trying to get attention
“Even if he believes [that he killed 25 Taliban], our martyred Mujaheddin are in heaven, but his invading friends are burning in hell and I really hope I was in Helmand when he was there, to make him understand what real chess pieces are.
“If he’s a real man and not a f***ing loser, come to Afghanistan again.”