Prince Andrew will launch an extraordinary public fight back today after US authorities made a formal request for him to be quizzed over the Epstein affair.
The Duke of York is poised this afternoon to release “evidence” that he says will show he has been cooperating with U.S.officials.
He is expected to say that the Department of Justice has made false claims that they have faced a wall of silence from him and his team.
The dramatic update comes as it emerged that the US Department of Justice has filed a “mutual legal assistance” (MLA) request for help to the UK Home Office. These requests are used only in criminal cases under a legal treaty with the UK.
Prince Andrew has always categorically denied any wrongdoing over his relationship with billionaire pedophile Jeffrey Epstein. But the request from US officials means he could be forced to appear in a UK court as a witness in the case within months. …
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