Teary Angelina Jolie Discusses Marriage Break

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By Rashidat Akashat

Thespian Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie, finally opens up on her much talked about divorce from estranged husband Brad Pitt.

In an interview with BBC on Sunday, Feb 19, during the promotional activities of her new film, First They Killed My Father, in Cambodia, the ‘Maleficent’ actress got really emotional about her marriage split, admitting the break is a difficult one.

“Your film is about family and loss. I understand this is a very sensitive issue,” BBC reporter Yalda Hakim began.

“We know that an incident occurred which led to your separation, we also know you haven’t said anything about this, but would you like to say something?”

Jolie sighed heavily, before responding, “I don’t want to say very much about [the incident] except to say that it was a very difficult time and we are a family.” the 41-year-old began,

“And we’ll always be a family,” she said, getting all teary and emotional. “And we’ll get through this time and hopefully be a stronger family for it.”

My family, we’ve all been through a difficult time- Jolie

When asked how she was coping with the split, the Oscar winning actress said “My family, we’ve all been through a difficult time,”

With a light of allying with her children, she added “My focus is my children, our children, and it is — and my focus is finding this way through. And as I said, we are and forever will be a family. And so that is how I’m coping. I’m coping with finding a way through to make sure this somehow makes us stronger and closer.”

However, the fight for joint physical custody of the children is being appealed by Pitt in court, the Inglorious Basterds actor celebrated Christmas with his kids.

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