Queen Elizabeth death: Doug Ford commemorates late monarch, congratulates King Charles III’s succession to throne

Ontario Premier Doug Ford expressed his condolences to the family of the late Queen Elizabeth II on Thursday, after the longest-serving British monarch and Canadian head of state died at the age of 96. “While I express my sincerest condolences to King Charles III, I also congratulate his Majesty on his succession to the throne for the United Kingdom, and to wish him great success in continuing his mother’s legacy,” Ford said.