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British Comedian Alleges Prince Made Racist Remark

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A black British comedian has alleged that Prince Harry made racist comments last year.

The 24-year-old prince apologized last month for using a derogatory term to describe a fellow soldier of Pakistani origin. He also apologized in 2005 for wearing a swastika armband to a party.

Comedian Stephen K. Amos told British television show "The Wright Stuff" the prince told him "You don't sound like a black chap" after a performance.

The comedian says the comment was made after he performed at a birthday party for Harry's father, Prince Charles, late last year.

Prince Harry's press office declined to comment on the allegations Wednesday.

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