Prince Charles says he wouldn't meddle in government affairs as king

Oskar Aanmoen

Oskar Aanmoen Senior Europe Correspondent

Britain's Prince Charles said on Wednesday he was not "stupid" enough to keep speaking out on contentious public issues once he becomes king in a rare interview about his future role.

"I asked him to and I think he knew it was coming and he immediately said, 'Yes, of course, I'll do whatever Megan needs and I'm here to support you, '" said Harry.

A royal source told CNN that the prince would like to put on the record once and for all that he doesn't plan to be a meddling monarch, adding that he sees the role as distinct from the one he is in now.

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But he defended his activism as heir to the throne, which includes founding the Prince's Trust charity in 1976 to support vulnerable young people.

He said: "But I always wonder what meddling is, I mean I always thought it was motivating but I've always been intrigued, if it's meddling to worry about the inner cities as I did 40 years ago and what was happening or not happening there".

"I would like him to have more time with the children", William says of his father.

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His son, William, said that he would like Charles to spend more time with his grandchildren. "We need him there as much as possible".

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