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27th Aug 2016

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Scotland EU's status 'likely to be complex' says parliament committee

The EU status of an independent Scotland is "likely to be complex" and the timescales "challenging", according to a report by the Scottish parliament's external relations committee. The Scottish government argues that Scotland would be able to re-negotiate its EU terms while still a member, which the UK government disputes.

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