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The passing of a Queen, as well as an era

Asia News Network writers discuss the death of Britain's Queen Elizabeth. Here are excerpts.

People walk as Tower Bridge is reflected in a tribute to Britain's Queen Elizabeth, following her death, in London on Sept 15, 2022. PHOTO: REUTERS
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Queen Elizabeth II captivated not only the British people but also many others around the world with her gentle smile, and was widely beloved.

Her achievement of preserving the trust and traditions of the royal family during her 70-year reign, the longest in British history, is significant.

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