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Queen Elizabeth cancels the prime minister's plans to name Prince Philip on a royal yacht

Queen Elizabeth has canceled plans by British Prime Minister Boris Johnson to name the late Prince Philip - Duke of Edinburgh - a new royal yacht valued at 200 million pounds.

Britain's Daily Mail reported on Monday that Johnson had intended to name the royal yacht, which is planned to be used for cabinet meetings and diplomatic talks, which is due to be completed in 2022.

Sources in the royal palace said that the 95-year-old Queen Zabeth will not use the royal yacht due to her old age .. and that the yacht will be the first national main ship since the ship "Britannia", which was shut down in 1997, which was used for honeymoon and royal voyages. .

The late Prince Philip died in April at the age of 99.