Prince Harry gives Halo Trust speech in Washington

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While pregnant Kate Middleton might be taking a well-deserved break from charity work as her due date nears, Prince Harry is doing his bit with a week-long tour of the US. He kicked things off with an event to highlight the work of the anti-landmine charity supported by Princess Diana, The Halo Trust, at Capitol Hill in Washington DC.

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Arriving stateside to many an adoring female fan, Prince Harry was every bit the English gentleman as he was greeted by First Lady Michelle Obama on Capitol Hill.

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There to promote the work of The Halo Trust, a charity close to the heart of his late mother, Princess Diana,

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Prince Harry addressed guests, saying: “My mother, who believed passionately in this cause, would be proud of my association with Halo.”
 
Before adding: “In her special way, she adopted it as her own. She would join me - along with all of you, I'm sure - in praising Halo for the amazing work that it has done over the past quarter century, and in hoping that one day soon its humanitarian work will be done.”