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World leaders react to the death of Prince Philip

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World leaders from the U.K. to Senegal reacted to the death of Prince Philip on April 9, sending their condolences to the royal family and the British people.

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BORIS JOHNSON: So we mourn today with Her Majesty the Queen. We offer our condolences to her and to all her family. And we give thanks as a nation and a kingdom for the extraordinary life and work of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.

ARLENE FOSTER: It is with deep sadness that I have learned of the death of his Royal Highness, the Duke of Edinburgh. It is a sadness that I know will be shared by countless others in Northern Ireland, and right across the world. Prince Philip was widely respected for his active and dedicated service to the country, and for his steadfast support to Her Majesty the Queen throughout her reign. I offer my deepest sympathies and condolences to Her Majesty the Queen and to all other members of the royal family at this sad time.

JUSTIN TRUDEAU: Prince Philip was a man of service, motivated by a sense of duty to others. I know that through the Duke of Edinburgh Award, he helped empower millions of young people from all backgrounds, including here in Canada, to realize their greatest potential. And that's just one example of his many contributions. Prince Philip will be remembered as a champion for young people, a decorated Naval officer, a dedicated philanthropist, and a constant in the life of Queen Elizabeth II.

DAVID HURLEY: This is a sad and a historic day. As we mourn, we should also reflect and give thanks for his Royal Highness' lifetime of service, devotion and commitment. Service beginning with his time in the Royal Navy, including during the Second World War, when he was mentioned in dispatches while serving as a young sublieutenant on board HMS Valiant.

As we reflect and remember, we think especially of Her Majesty the Queen and of her family, who have lost a beloved husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather. On behalf of the Australian people, I extend our deepest condolences to Her Majesty and her family, to the people of the Commonwealth, and to all people who will share in this sad news. We give thanks for the Duke of Edinburgh's service, his loyal and loving devotion to Her Majesty, and his commitment to Australia, the Commonwealth and all her people. May he rest in peace.

MACKY SALL: [NON-ENGLISH SPEECH]

PEDRO SANCHEZ: [SPEAKING SPANISH]