The couple announced yesterday that they would be taking a step back from their current roles as senior royals. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex made the announcement on their social media channels to all their followers and fans.
The couple also announced that they are planning to spend their time between the UK and North America.
Meghan’s estranged father responded to their statement, telling Us Weekly that he is “disappointed”.
He said: “I’ll just simply say I'm disappointed.”
Thomas did not elaborate further on Harry and Meghan’s latest move.
Meghan Markle news: Duchess’ estranged father reveals he is ‘disappointed’ by announcement (Image: GETTY/ITV)
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex made the announcement on their social media channels (Image: GETTY)
Meghan and her father have not been in contact since before the Duke and Duchess’ wedding in 2018.
Thomas also hasn’t met his grandson Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor.
Reportedly, Thomas has also not met with Prince Harry but has spoken to him on the phone, according to the MailOnline.
Meghan and her father have had a tumultuous relationship after it emerged he had been working with a British paparazzi photographer.
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Thomas did not elaborate further on Harry and Meghan’s latest move (Image: GETTY)
Thomas then pulled out of walking his daughter down the aisle just days after he underwent heart surgery.
He has since given a few interviews and has released statements to celebrate Meghan’s pregnancy and the birth of Archie.
The couple released the statement on their social media channels which