Salmond claims time is ripe for second referendum push

Salmond claims time is ripe for second referendum push
 

Alex Salmond last night called on independence supporters to exploit the “disorientation and chaos” of the British establishment, claiming the timing has never been better for another referendum push.
The former first minister said indyref2 should be held “at the point of a hard Brexit”, signalling, he believes, a vote could be held as soon as 2019 when the UK is scheduled to leave the EU.
Addressing activists at the Scottish Independence Convention, Salmond said an independent Scotland should aim for European Free Trade Association (EFTA) membership.
Speaking to an audience of around 1,600... read more

 
5 November 2017 in Politics, Views: 76
Source: Scotsman
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