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    this remains the case’

    But the Palace issued an unusually strongly-worded statement saying that the Queen was above politics and ‘those in political office have a duty to ensure that this remains the case’.

    What does "the case" refer to? the Queen above politics?

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    Re: this remains the case’

    It means that she considered principle to be more important than politics.

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