Obamas won't attend royal wedding

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Neither Former President Barack Obama nor his wife Michelle are invited to Meghan Markle and Prince Harry's wedding.

Kensington Palace says people close to the couple will be invited to the May 19 wedding, but political leaders, including British ones, are not on the guest list, the New York Times reports.

The decision not to have an "official list" of political leaders in attendance also means that US President Donald Trump will not be invited.

Presumably, current US president Donald Trump will not be at the wedding, as well as British Prime Minister Theresa May.

The list included people who ran a wide variety of charity organizations as well as veterans from the armed forces who have suffered life-changing injuries.

"Harry has made it clear he wants the Obamas at the wedding, so it's causing a lot of nervousness", a senior government source told the British tabloid late previous year.

Who is invited to the Royal Wedding? Others speculate that Prince Harry and Markle's wedding venue, St. George's Castle, is comparably smaller than Westminister Abbey, where Middleton and Prince William tied the knot, so the list is reserved for relatives. According to Kensington palace he's from Ballymena and "lost his right leg in an IED incident in Afghanistan and works to raise funds and awareness for ABF The Soldiers' Charity".

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The palace have also named some of the members of the public chosen to join the crowds in the grounds of Windsor Castle on the couple's wedding day.

And while royal weddings are often an excuse for heads of state and dignitaries from around the world to come together, it seems Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are not interested in making their big day a political affair.

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They'll have an excellent vantage point to see the royals arrive at the chapel and the carriage procession after the wedding ceremony.

The BBC also reported 12-year-old Amelia Thompson, who was injured during an attack at the Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, was among those who received an invitation.

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