RUSI JournalVolume 157Issue 3members only

Kingdom's End?


What would the implications of Scottish independence be for the defence of the British Isles, and of Scotland in particular? 

Should the Scots vote Yes in the announced referendum on independence, what would the consequences be for the two successor states? Malcolm Chalmers explores the potential implications of an independent Scotland for the security and defence of the British Isles.

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Malcolm Chalmers

Deputy Director-General

Proliferation and Nuclear Policy

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