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Sturegon calls on Johnson to allow second Scottish independence referendum

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Sturegon calls on Johnson to allow second Scottish independence referendum

Sturegon calls on Johnson to allow second Scottish independence referendum

Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has said she has published a "detailed, considered" case for a second referendum on independence.

The SNP leader said that following last week's election victory in which her party took 47 of the 59 Scottish seats at Westminster, the case for another referendum is "unarguable".


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