Relocation, Relocation, Relocation

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A Scottish vote for independence would present a significant challenge to the rest of the UK’s nuclear forces, with implications for the country's nuclear-weapons policy

In this paper, Hugh Chalmers and Professor Malcolm Chalmers argue that while the technical and financial challenges presented by Scottish independence would influence this discussion, they would not be severe enough to dictate it.


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