It is not right that a few months into a relationship with him that Ms Markle should be subjected to such a storm.
He knows commentators will say this is 'the price she has to pay' and that 'this is all part of the game'. This is not a game - it is her life and his.‘He has asked for this statement to be issued in the hopes that those in the press who have been driving this story can pause and reflect before any further damage is done.
Clarence House said second-in-line to the throne William was left concerned and angry by "threatening behaviour".
It came at a time when William had rekindled his relationship with Kate after a brief split and the pair were said to have been more in love than ever.
The cryptic post sparked instant speculation that Miss Markle was referring to the prince. Good night Megan' while another said: 'Is that message for your red haired prince?
'Mr Arbiter said that Harry would find it hard to have an impact on online and social media harassment but likely felt the need to speak out because he and Miss Markle had been ‘hurt’ by the response their relationship had received in some quarters.
Commenting on how she combines her glamorous lifestyle with her humanitarian commitments, she said: ‘While my life shifts from refugee camps to red carpets, I choose them both because these worlds can, in fact, co-exist.