Kate Middleton Topless Photos Published By French Magazine Closer, The Royal Family Is Livid

Duchess Kate At Camp
HRH's low-key visit to Kent.
French tabloid magazine Closer had the audacity to publish topless photos of Duchess Catherine from William and Kate’s private holiday in France.

A palace source revealed to People magazine stated, “We certainly feel a red line’s been crossed.” The source also said that the mood at the palace back home is “one of anger and disbelief.”

A statement from a St. James’s Palace spokesman says, “Their Royal Highnesses have been hugely saddened to learn that a French publication and a photographer have invaded their privacy in such a grotesque and totally unjustifiable manner.”

As the scandal broke, a composed and dignified Catherine managed to smile and laugh her way through a Diamond Jubilee tea party at the British High Commission in Kuala Lumpur this afternoon. 

She wore an ice blue lace dress by Alice Temperley, with her hair pulled back in a bun and held in place with pearl-headed pins.

The French magazine has taken a huge bashing on Twitter, as fans of Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge took to the social networking site to express their outrage.

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