1. Since undergoing stomach surgery and altering her family photo for Mother's Day in the UK, the Princess of Wales has been the subject of media attention and internet rumours.

2. Kate Middleton has broken her silence on her recovery from stomach surgery earlier this year and revealed she is suffering from cancer, following increased media scrutiny and a storm of conspiracy theories about her whereabouts and health.

3. In the video, the former Kate Middleton, 42, said the diagnosis was "a huge blow after an incredibly difficult few month."

4. Kate said that after successful stomach surgery in January, she was diagnosed with cancer. The type or stage of his cancer was not disclosed.

5. Thanking those who have helped him in recent weeks, she and her family "now need some time, space, and privacy until my treatment is completed."

6. This is yet another loss in the recent string of bad news for the royal family. The palace announced last month that King Charles III, 75, is suffering from cancer.

7. "We wish Kate and the family well and hope they are able to do so privately and in peace," Prince Harry and Meghan Markle also released a statement.

8. British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak said in a statement that the princess had shown "remarkable bravery" amid weeks of intense scrutiny and media coverage.