07 Mar '11, 12am

Britain's Prince Andrew will have his trade ambassador role downgraded over his association with a paedophile: Report

Britain's Prince Andrew will have his trade ambassador role downgraded over his association with a paedophile: Report

In this Jan 23, 2008 file photo, Britain's Prince Andrew gestures while speaking during a session at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Prince Andrew will have his role as a trade ambassador downgraded over his association with a convincted paedophile. -- PHOTO: AP LONDON - BRITISH ministers will downgrade Prince Andrew's role as a trade ambassador over his association with a convicted paedophile, the Telegraph newspaper reported on Monday. Ministers will carry out a review into Andrew's position, which could result in the queen's second son losing his role completely, government sources told the British newspaper. The prince came under increased fire after it emerged that US businessman Jeffrey Epstein - who served 18 months in jail for child sex offences - had paid off debts accrued by the Duchess of York, Andrew's former wife. Andrew has been a guest at Eps...

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