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Buckingham Palace complain to press watchdog over Sun Brexit claims

EU referendum, Politics
Buckingham Palace has complained to press watchdog IPSO over the frontpage of today's Sun which exclaimed “QUEEN BACKS BREXIT” The front page story quoted two anonymous sources, one of which said: “The people are left in no doubt about the Queen’s views on Europe.” However, Buckingham Palace has hit back this afternoon, insisting the Queen remains “politically neutral.” The Sun says it stands by the story. The Palace's press office said: “We can confirm that we have written to the chairman of the Independent Press Standards Organisation to register a complaint about the front-page story in today’s Sun newspaper. The complaint relates to clause one of the editors’ code of practice.” Furthermore, the former Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg, who is at the centre of the storm took to tw