Monday

16th Jan 2017

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Scotland warns of 'hard Brexit'

Scotland wants to know more details about how the British government plans to leave the EU to prevent a "hard Brexit" that would damage the economy, Scotland's first minister Nicola Sturgeon said Tuesday. "We would all benefit greatly from some clarity," Sturgeon said, adding that there is no clear mandate for a deal that would leave Britain without single market access.

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