Meghan Markle, Prince Harry are considering a 'second base' outside of the UK: report

Just a week and a half after the Duke and Duchess of Sussex opened up about their treatment by the British tabloids in an emotional documentary interview, new reports reveal that the couple is considering "establishing a second base" outside of the United Kingdom.

"It’s not possible for them to be [in the U.K.] like this,” said an insider to People magazine. “There’s more pressure now. There’s a shift that is happening.” The sources close to the couple say that the United States, Canada and Africa could make for a possible home for the family of three. 

Prince Harry had previously opened up about the possibility of moving to Africa in the documentary "Harry & Meghan: An African Journey," a place he had earlier deemed as his "escape" following Princess Diana's death in 1997. 

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Prince William (left) and Prince Harry, the sons of Diana, Princess of Wales, bow their heads as their mother's coffin is taken out of Westminster Abbey following her funeral service. The princess was killed in a car crash in Paris. (Photo by Adam Butler - PA Images/PA Images via Getty Images)
The Prince of Wales, Prince William and Prince Harry wait outside Westminster Abbey for Diana, the Princess of Wales' coffin to enter the Abbey. (Photo by Adam Butler - PA Images/PA Images via Getty Images)
(From left) Prince Philip, Prince William, Earl Spencer, Diana's brother, Prince Harry, and Prince Charles walk together behind the carriage carrying the casket of Princess Diana in London on its way to the funeral at Westminster Abbey, 06 September. / AFP PHOTO / POOL / STF (Photo credit should read STF/AFP/Getty Images)
Sir Elton John signing 'Candle In The Wind' at the funeral of Diana, Princess of Wales on September 6, 1997. (Photo by Anwar Hussein/WireImage)
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 6: Charles, Prince of Wales, Prince William, and Prince Harry, join the Funeral Procession, at Diana Princess of Wales's Funeral, at St James Palace, for the journey to Westminster Abbey, London, on September 6, 1997, in London, England. (Photo by Julian Parker/UK Press via Getty Images)
LONDON, ENGLAND - SEPTEMBER 6: ( l to r ), The Duke of Edinburgh, Prince William, Earl Spencer, Prince Harry, and Charles, Prince of Wales join the Funeral Procession, at Diana Princess of Wales's Funeral, at St James Palace, for the journey to Westminster Abbey, London, on September 6, 1997, in London, England. (Photo by Julian Parker/UK Press via Getty Images)
Hollywood star Tom Cruise (left) and his wife, actress, Nicole Kidman arrive at the funeral service for Diana, Princess of Wales with film director Steven Spielberg at Westminster Abbey. (Photo by Adam Butler - PA Images/PA Images via Getty Images)
The Duke of Edinburgh, Prince William, Earl Spencer, Prince Harry and the Prince of Wales follow the coffin of Diana, Princess of Wales in September 1997. (Photo by Anwar Hussein/WireImage)
383207 02: Prince Charles, Right, Accepts Some Flowers From A Well-Wisher After He And His Sons Prince William, And Prince Harry, Left, Arrived At Kensington Palace To View Some Of The Flowers And Mementos Left In Memory Of Their Mother Princess Diana In London, Friday, Sept. 5, 1997. The Funeral For Princess Diana, Who Was Killed In A Car Crash In Paris Aug. 31, Will Be On Saturday At Westminster Abbey. (Photo By David Brauchli/Getty Images)
The public funeral of Diana, Princess of Wales, London, UK, 6th September 1997, Queen Elizabeth II, 6th September 1997. (Photo by John Shelley Collection/Avalon/Getty Images)
The public funeral of Diana, Princess of Wales, London, UK, 6th September 1997, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, and Prince William, 6th September 1997. (Photo by John Shelley Collection/Avalon/Getty Images)
The public funeral of Diana, Princess of Wales, London, UK, 6th September 1997, Tributes to the late Princess from the public, 6th September 1997. (Photo by John Shelley Collection/Avalon/Getty Images)
The son of Diana, Prince William (R), and her brother Earl Spencer wait in front of Westminster Abbey in London to attend the funeral ceremony of the Princess of Wales 06 September. WPA POOL / AFP PHOTO / AFP WPA POOL / JOEL ROBINE (Photo credit should read JOEL ROBINE/AFP/Getty Images)
The public funeral of Diana, Princess of Wales, London, UK, 6th September 1997, Tributes to the late Princess from the public outside Kensington Palace, 6th September 1997. (Photo by John Shelley Collection/Avalon/Getty Images)
The public funeral of Diana, Princess of Wales, London, UK, 6th September 1997, Mourners on the procession route, 6th September 1997. (Photo by John Shelley Collection/Avalon/Getty Images)
The public funeral of Diana, Princess of Wales, London, UK, 6th September 1997, Tributes to the late Princess from the public, 6th September 1997. (Photo by John Shelley Collection/Avalon/Getty Images)
The public funeral of Diana, Princess of Wales, London, UK, 6th September 1997, Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, and Prince Harry, 6th September 1997. (Photo by John Shelley Collection/Avalon/Getty Images)
Millions of flowers blanket the ground in front of London's Kensington Palace, home of Diana, Princess of Wales, Sunday Sept. 7, 1997. Diana was buried Saturday as Britain bid a massive goodbye, closing a week of shock, sorrow, regret and recriminations. (Photo by David Brauchli)
The public funeral of Diana, Princess of Wales, London, UK, 6th September 1997, Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, Prince Harry, Earl Spencer and Prince William, 6th September 1997. (Photo by John Shelley Collection/Avalon/Getty Images)
The funeral of Diana, Princess of Wales at Westminster Abbey, London. 6th September 1997. (Photo by Mike Maloney/Mirrorpix/Getty Images)
The funeral of Diana, Princess of Wales at Westminster Abbey, London. Sarah Ferguson, Duchess of York and Prince Andrew, Duke of York with their two daughters Eugenie and Beatrice. 6th September 1997. (Photo by Mike Maloney/Mirrorpix/Getty Images)
The Funeral takes place of Diana, Princess of Wales. (L-R) The Duke of Edinburgh, Prince William, Earl Spencer, Prince Harry and the Prince of Wales follow the coffin of Diana, Princess of Wales, to Westminster Abbey for her funeral service. (Photo by Adam Butler - PA Images/PA Images via Getty Images)
The Princess Royal, her husband Captain Tim Laurence (2nd left), her son Peter Phillips (2nd right) and Prince Edward leave Westminster Abbey following the funeral of Diana, Princess of Wales. (Photo by Adam Butler - PA Images/PA Images via Getty Images)
Three young women weep during the funeral procession of Diana, Princess of Wales, in London 06 September.PENNY/AFP POOL (Photo by PA Images via Getty Images)
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3-year-old Sam Swinney reflects the nation's sombre mood today (Saturday) as people gather on the Redheugh Bridge in Newcastle to pay their respects to Diana, Princess of Wales whose funeral was taking place at Westminster Abbey in London this morning. Photo OWEN HUMPHREYS/PA (Photo by Owen Humphreys - PA Images/PA Images via Getty Images)
The coffin of Diana, Princess of Wales is carried by the bearer party of Welsh Guardsmen as it arrives at Westminster Abbey, for her funeral today (Saturday). (Photo by PA Images via Getty Images)
Earl Spencer (4th left) Prince William, Prince Harry and The Prince of Wales (far right) watch the coffin of Diana, Princess of Wales, leave Westminster Abbey following her funeral. 23/08/02 : Britons rate the death of Diana, Princess of Wales, as the most significant event in the nation's history over the last 100 years, according to a survey published. More than 1,000 people were asked to take part in the poll, undertaken on behalf of the History Channel, with the death of Diana voted ahead of the outbreak of World War II and the winning of women's suffrage. (Photo by Sean Dempsey - PA Images/PA Images via Getty Images)
(L-R) The Prince of Wales, Prince Harry, Earl Spencer, Prince William and the Duke of Edinburgh watch the coffin of Diana, Princess of Wales, leave Westminster Abbey this afternoon (Saturday) following her funeral service. (Photo by Fiona Hanson - PA Images/PA Images via Getty Images)
LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM: Prince Charles (R), former husband of Diana, their two sons, Harry (C) and William follow the hearse in a Limousine as the coffin of Princess of Wales, makes its way from Saint James's Palace to Kensington Palace, Diana's former home, 05 September in London on the eve of her funeral. Some 2 million people are expected to line the route of the funeral procession. (Photo credit should read THOMAS COEX/AFP/Getty Images)
(Original Caption) The area around Kensington Palace, covered with flowers shows the great popularity of Diana. (Photo by Jon Jones/Sygma/Sygma via Getty Images)
Earl Charles Spencer, the younger brother of Princess Diana, stands with Prince William, Prince Harry, and Prince Charles at the funeral of Diana, Princess of Wales, only seven days after she was killed in an automobile accident in Paris. At least a million people lined the streets of central London to watch the procession with Diana's coffin from Kensington Palace to Westminster Abbey. She was buried at Althorp House, the Spencer family home in Northamptonshire. (Photo by Peter Turnley/Corbis/VCG via Getty Images)
Guardsmen of the Prince of Wales Company of the Welsh Guards put Diana's casket in a hearse after the funeral of Diana, Princess of Wales, only seven days after she was killed in an automobile accident in Paris. The coffin was draped with the Royal Standard, the monarchy's flag, and topped with three wreaths, from Diana's sons and her brother. The Princess was buried at Althorp House, the Spencer family home in Northamptonshire. (Photo by Peter Turnley/Corbis/VCG via Getty Images)
Prince Charles, Prince William, Prince Harry and Earl of Althorp wait for Diana, the Princess of Wales' funeral cortege to arrive at St James' Palace. test 2 (Photo by David Giles - PA Images/PA Images via Getty Images)
Former husband of Diana Prince Charles (L) and their two sons Harry (C) and William wait in front of the Westminster Abbey in London after the funeral ceremony of Princess of Wales 06 September. WPA POOL (Photo credit should read JOEL ROBINE/AFP/Getty Images)
BALMORAL - SEPTEMBER: Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, holds the hand of Prince Harry as they view bouquets of flowers left in memory of Diana, Princess of Wales in September 1997 in Balmoral, Scotland. (Photo by Anwar Hussein/WireImage)
LONDON- SEPTEMBER 6: (FILE PHOTO) Prince Harry stands outside Westminster Abbey at the funeral of Diana, Princess of Wales on September 6, 1997 in London, England. (Photo by Anwar Hussein/Getty Images)
LONDON - SEPTEMBER 5: (FILE PHOTO) The Prince of Wales, Prince William and Prince Harry look at floral tributes to Diana, Princess of Wales outside Kensington Palace on September 5, 1997 in London, England. (Photo by Anwar Hussein/Getty Images)
383207 02: Prince Charles, Right, Accepts Some Flowers From A Well-Wisher After He And His Sons Prince William, And Prince Harry, Left, Arrived At Kensington Palace To View Some Of The Flowers And Mementos Left In Memory Of Their Mother Princess Diana In London, Friday, Sept. 5, 1997. The Funeral For Princess Diana, Who Was Killed In A Car Crash In Paris Aug. 31, Will Be On Saturday At Westminster Abbey. (Photo By David Brauchli/Getty Images)
Prince William arriving at Aberdeen Airport to board a plane for London along with Prince Harry and his father, the Prince of Wales today (Friday). The Princes will attend the funeral of their mother, Diana, Princess of Wales at Westminster Abbey tomorrow. (Photo by PA Images via Getty Images)
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“I don’t know where we could live in Africa at the moment,” Harry said in the interview, which was filmed during the couple's 10-day tour to the continent. “We’ve just come from Cape Town, that would be an amazing place for us to be able to base ourselves ― of course it would. But with all the problems that are going on there, I just don’t see how we would be able to make as much difference as we want to without the issues and the judgment of how we would be with those surroundings.”

He did, however, mention that much of his and Meghan's work as royals will be dedicated to Africa. "It’s a very hard place to live when you know what’s going on but then you’re sort of slightly disconnected from it. So, the rest of our lives, our life’s work will be predominately focused on Africa, on conservation. There are 19 Commonwealth countries across this continent so there’s a lot of things to be done, but there’s also huge potential.”

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Rumors of the family's move first began in April, although Buckingham Palace has yet to comment on the matter. 

“Any future plans for The Duke and Duchess are speculative at this stage. No decisions have been taken about future roles,” the palace released in a statement. “The Duke will continue to fulfill his role as Commonwealth Youth Ambassador.” 

It was announced earlier this month that starting in November, the parents to Archie will be taking a (well deserved) six-week break from their royal duties to travel to the United States to spend Thanksgiving with Meghan's family in Los Angeles. The family is also thought to be paying a visit to Toronto, Canada, where Meghan was based during her "Suits" days and where her best friend Jessica Mulroney resides with her family. 

“This would be Harry’s first Thanksgiving in the States,” continued the source to People. “It will be nice for them to be around people that love them and have him understand her traditions too.”

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Meghan, Duchess of Sussex holds her baby son Archie as she and Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex meet Archbishop Desmond Tutu and his wife Leah at the Tutu foundation in Cape Town on September 25, 2019. (Photo by HENK KRUGER / POOL / AFP) (Photo credit should read HENK KRUGER/AFP/Getty Images)
Britain's Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Prince Harry and his wife Meghan hold their baby son Archie as they meet with Archbishop Desmond Tutu at the Tutu Legacy Foundation in Cape Town on September 25, 2019. - The British royal couple are on a 10-day tour of southern Africa -- their first official visit as a family since their son Archie was born in May. (Photo by HENK KRUGER / POOL / AFP) (Photo credit should read HENK KRUGER/AFP/Getty Images)
Britain's Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Prince Harry and his wife Meghan hold their baby son Archie as they meet with Archbishop Desmond Tutu (unseen) at the Tutu Legacy Foundation in Cape Town on September 25, 2019. - The British royal couple are on a 10-day tour of southern Africa -- their first official visit as a family since their son Archie was born in May. (Photo by HENK KRUGER / POOL / AFP) (Photo credit should read HENK KRUGER/AFP/Getty Images)
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CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - SEPTEMBER 25: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and their baby son Archie Mountbatten-Windsor at a meeting with Archbishop Desmond Tutu at the Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation during their royal tour of South Africa on September 25, 2019 in Cape Town, South Africa. (Photo by Toby Melville - Pool/Getty Images)
CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - SEPTEMBER 25: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and their baby son Archie Mountbatten-Windsor meet Archbishop Desmond Tutu and his daughter Thandeka Tutu-Gxashe at the Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation during their royal tour of South Africa on September 25, 2019 in Cape Town, South Africa. (Photo by Pool/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - SEPTEMBER 25: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and their baby son Archie Mountbatten-Windsor meet Archbishop Desmond Tutu and his daughter Thandeka Tutu-Gxashe at the Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation during their royal tour of South Africa on September 25, 2019 in Cape Town, South Africa. (Photo by Pool/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - SEPTEMBER 25: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and their baby son Archie Mountbatten-Windsor meet Archbishop Desmond Tutu and his daughter Thandeka Tutu-Gxashe at the Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation during their royal tour of South Africa on September 25, 2019 in Cape Town, South Africa. (Photo by Pool/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - SEPTEMBER 25: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and their baby son Archie Mountbatten-Windsor meet Archbishop Desmond Tutu and his daughter Thandeka Tutu-Gxashe at the Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation during their royal tour of South Africa on September 25, 2019 in Cape Town, South Africa. (Photo by Pool/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - SEPTEMBER 25: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and their baby son Archie Mountbatten-Windsor meet Archbishop Desmond Tutu and his daughter Thandeka Tutu-Gxashe at the Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation during their royal tour of South Africa on September 25, 2019 in Cape Town, South Africa. (Photo by Pool/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - SEPTEMBER 25: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex tend to their baby son Archie Mountbatten-Windsor at a meeting with Archbishop Desmond Tutu at the Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation during their royal tour of South Africa on September 25, 2019 in Cape Town, South Africa. (Photo by Toby Melville - Pool/Getty Images)
Britain's Duke and Duchess of Sussex, Prince Harry and his wife Meghan hold their baby son Archie as they meet with Archbishop Desmond Tutu and his wife (unseen) at the Tutu Legacy Foundation in Cape Town on September 25, 2019. - The British royal couple are on a 10-day tour of southern Africa -- their first official visit as a family since their son Archie was born in May. (Photo by HENK KRUGER / POOL / AFP) (Photo credit should read HENK KRUGER/AFP/Getty Images)
CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - SEPTEMBER 25: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and their baby son Archie Mountbatten-Windsor meet Archbishop Desmond Tutu and his daughter Thandeka Tutu-Gxashe at the Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation during their royal tour of South Africa on September 25, 2019 in Cape Town, South Africa. (Photo by Toby Melville/Pool/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - SEPTEMBER 25: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and their baby son Archie Mountbatten-Windsor meet Archbishop Desmond Tutu and his daughter Thandeka Tutu-Gxashe at the Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation during their royal tour of South Africa on September 25, 2019 in Cape Town, South Africa. (Photo by Toby Melville - Pool/Getty Images)
CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - SEPTEMBER 25: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex tend to their baby son Archie Mountbatten-Windsor at a meeting with Archbishop Desmond Tutu at the Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation during their royal tour of South Africa on September 25, 2019 in Cape Town, South Africa. (Photo by Toby Melville - Pool/Getty Images)
CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - SEPTEMBER 25: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and their baby son Archie Mountbatten-Windsor meet Archbishop Desmond Tutu at the Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation during their royal tour of South Africa on September 25, 2019 in Cape Town, South Africa. (Photo by Toby Melville - Pool/Getty Images)
CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - SEPTEMBER 25: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and their baby son Archie Mountbatten-Windsor meet Archbishop Desmond Tutu at the Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation during their royal tour of South Africa on September 25, 2019 in Cape Town, South Africa. (Photo by Toby Melville - Pool/Getty Images)
CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - SEPTEMBER 25: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and their baby son Archie Mountbatten-Windsor meet Archbishop Desmond Tutu and his daughter Thandeka Tutu-Gxashe at the Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation during their royal tour of South Africa on September 25, 2019 in Cape Town, South Africa. (Photo by Toby Melville/Pool/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - SEPTEMBER 25: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and their baby son Archie Mountbatten-Windsor meet Archbishop Desmond Tutu and his daughter Thandeka Tutu-Gxashe at the Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation during their royal tour of South Africa on September 25, 2019 in Cape Town, South Africa. (Photo by Toby Melville - Pool/Getty Images)
CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - SEPTEMBER 25: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and their baby son Archie Mountbatten-Windsor meet Archbishop Desmond Tutu and his daughter Thandeka Tutu-Gxashe at the Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation during their royal tour of South Africa on September 25, 2019 in Cape Town, South Africa. (Photo by Pool/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - SEPTEMBER 25: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and their baby son Archie Mountbatten-Windsor meet Archbishop Desmond Tutu and his daughter Thandeka Tutu-Gxashe at the Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation during their royal tour of South Africa on September 25, 2019 in Cape Town, South Africa. (Photo by Pool/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA - SEPTEMBER 25: Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and their baby son Archie Mountbatten-Windsor meet Archbishop Desmond Tutu and his daughter Thandeka Tutu-Gxashe at the Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation during their royal tour of South Africa on September 25, 2019 in Cape Town, South Africa. (Photo by Pool/Samir Hussein/WireImage)
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