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sturgeon: uk brexit plan 'beggars belief'


image copyrightgetty imagesnicola sturgeon has said it "beggars belief" that the uk is unable to say what relationship it wants with the eu 18 months on from the brexit vote.the first minister's comments come ahead of the publication of a scottish government assessment on the impact of brexit on scotland's economy.she is adamant that scotland remains in the eu single market and customs union.the uk government accused the snp of "trying to undermine the result of a democratic referendum".it has already ruled out staying part of the market after britain leaves the european union. the customs union is the european union's tariff-free trading area, which imposes the same taxes on imports from certain countries outside the eu.the single market also includes the free movement of goods, services,






pm says brexit plan to 'strengthen union' ahead of sturgeon meeting


image caption theresa may has said now is not the time for another referendum on scottish independence theresa may will say the main aim of her post-brexit plan for britain is to "build a more united nation" during a visit to scotland on monday.the prime minister is also due to meet first minister nicola sturgeon.ms sturgeon wants to hold a second independence referendum in autumn 2018 or spring 2019, but mrs may has said "now is not the time".the scottish government said there were "a lot of areas" they wanted answers on ahead of article 50 being triggered.that is due to happen on wednesday, formally beginning the process of the uk leaving the eu.ms sturgeon says a second referendum should be held ahead of the uk's eu departure to give the people of scotland a choice between what she call






pm says brexit-plan to 'strengthen union' ahead of sturgeon meeting


image caption theresa may has said now is not the time for another referendum on scottish independence theresa may will say the main aim of her post-brexit plan for britain is to "build a more united nation" during a visit to scotland on monday.the prime minister is also due to meet first minister nicola sturgeon.ms sturgeon wants to hold a second independence referendum in autumn 2018 or spring 2019, but mrs may has said "now is not the time".the scottish government said there were "a lot of areas" they wanted answers on ahead of article 50 being triggered.that is due to happen on wednesday, formally beginning the process of the uk leaving the eu.ms sturgeon says a second referendum should be held ahead the uk's eu departure to give the people of scotland a choice between what she calls a






nicola sturgeon to 'reset' independence referendum plan


media playback is unsupported on your devicemedia captionms sturgeon said legislation for a second referendum would not now be introduced until at least the autumn of next yearnicola sturgeon is to "reset" her timetable for a second referendum on scottish independence.the first minister had called for an independence referendum to be held in the autumn of 2018 or the spring of 2019.but she has been considering her options since the snp lost 21 seats in the election earlier this month. ms sturgeon told holyrood she would not "immediately" seek to introduce legislation for a referendum. instead, she said the scottish government would delay the legislation until at least the autumn of next year - although it would still need the permission of the uk government for a legally binding vote to be






nicola sturgeon to 'reset' independence referendum plan


image copyrightscottish parliamentimage caption ms sturgeon said legislation for a second referendum would not now be introduced until at least the autumn of next year nicola sturgeon has said she will "reset" her timetable for a second referendum on scottish independence.the first minister had called for an independence referendum to be held in the autumn of 2018 or the spring of 2019.but she has been considering her options since the snp lost 21 seats in the election earlier this month. ms sturgeon told holyrood she would not "immediately" seek to introduce legislation for a referendum. instead, she said the scottish government would delay the legislation until at least the autumn of next year - although it would still need the permission of the uk government for a legally binding vote t






pm says brexit plan to 'strengthen union' ahead of sturgeon meeting


image caption theresa may has said now is not the time for another referendum on scottish independence theresa may will meet nicola sturgeon in scotland later for the first time since the snp announced their proposals for a second independence referendum.at the beginning of a week that will see article 50 triggered on wednesday, the pm will say she wants to "build a more united nation".mrs may has said "now is not the time" for a scottish independence referendum, as the brexit process is due to begin.meanwhile, labour is due to outline its brexit negotiation demands later.the prime minister has travelled to scotland the day before the scottish parliament is expected to pass a vote in favour of seeking a new scottish independence referendum - which ms sturgeon wants to hold in autumn 2018 o






nicola sturgeon: voters rejected hard brexit


scotland's first minister nicola sturgeon has called for all parties and nations to be included in the brexit process.the snp leader said she would use her leverage as scotland's largest party to call for the uk to remain in the single market and customs union.






pm says brexit plan to 'strengthen union' ahead of sturgeon meeting


media captiontheresa may speechtheresa may will meet nicola sturgeon in scotland later for the first time since the snp announced their proposals for a second independence referendum.at the beginning of a week that will see article 50 triggered on wednesday, the pm will say she wants to "build a more united nation".mrs may has said "now is not the time" for a scottish independence referendum, as the brexit process is due to begin.meanwhile, labour has outlined its brexit negotiation demands.the prime minister has travelled to scotland the day before the scottish parliament is expected to pass a vote in favour of seeking a new scottish independence referendum - which ms sturgeon wants to hold in autumn 2018 or spring 2019.the first minister has said that a second referendum should be held a






sturgeon on brexit: people shouldn't have to 'like it or lump it'


videosnp leader nicola sturgeon says after the brexit process, people in scotland should have a choice about their future.share this withcopy this linkhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-39912705/people-shouldnt-have-to-like-it-or-lump-itread more about sharingclose share panel






scottish parliament backs referendum call


media captionthe uk government says it will block a referendum until the brexit process is completenicola sturgeon's call for a second referendum on independence for scotland has been formally backed by the scottish parliament.msps voted by 69 to 59 in favour of seeking permission for a referendum before the uk leaves the eu.ms sturgeon says the move is needed to allow scotland to decide what path to follow in the wake of the brexit vote. but the uk government has already said it will block a referendum until after the brexit process has been completed. prime minister theresa may, who met ms sturgeon for talks in glasgow on monday, has repeatedly insisted that "now is not the time" for a referendum.her scottish secretary, david mundell, has said that the timescale could include "the brexit






sturgeon: autumn 2018 'common sense' for indyref2


media captionnicola sturgeon was interviewed by bbc political editor laura kuenssbergscotland's first minister has said autumn 2018 would be a "common sense" date for any second independence referendum. nicola sturgeon continued to insist, however, that no final decision had yet been made on holding such a vote. in a bbc interview, she said she would take things forward at "the pace that i think is right for the country".ms sturgeon has previously said another referendum is "highly likely" following last year's brexit vote.scotland voted by 62% to 38% to remain inside the eu, and the scottish government argues that access to the single market after brexit is vital to the country's interests.scottish ministers have put forward proposals they claim could achieve this, but have accused the uk






sturgeon: autumn 2018 'common sense' for indyref2


media captionnicola sturgeon was interviewed by bbc political editor laura kuenssbergscotland's first minister has said autumn 2018 would be a "common sense" date for any second independence referendum. nicola sturgeon continued to insist, however, that no final decision had yet been made on holding such a vote. in a bbc interview, she said she would take things forward at "the pace that i think is right for the country".ms sturgeon has previously said another referendum is "highly likely" following last year's brexit vote.scotland voted by 62% to 38% to remain inside the eu, and the scottish government argues that access to the single market after brexit is vital to the country's interests.scottish ministers have put forward proposals they claim could achieve this, but have accused the uk






scottish parliament backs referendum call


image copyrightgetty imagesimage caption ms sturgeon will outline next month how she will respond if the uk government continues to block a referendum nicola sturgeon's call for a second referendum on independence for scotland has been formally backed by the scottish parliament.msps voted by 69 to 59 in favour of seeking permission for a referendum before the uk leaves the eu.ms sturgeon says the move is needed to allow scotland to decide what path to follow in the wake of the brexit vote. but the uk government has already said it will block a referendum until after the brexit process has been completed. prime minister theresa may, who met ms sturgeon for talks in glasgow on monday, has repeatedly insisted that "now is not the time" for a referendum.her scottish secretary, david mundell, h






scottish parliament backs referendum call


image copyrightgetty imagesimage caption ms sturgeon will outline next month how she will respond if the uk government continues to block a referendum nicola sturgeon's call for a second referendum on independence for scotland has been formally backed by the scottish parliament.msps voted by 69 to 59 in favour of seeking permission for a referendum before the uk leaves the eu.ms sturgeon says the move is needed to allow scotland to decide what path to follow in the wake of the brexit vote. but the uk government has already said it will block a referendum until after the brexit process has been completed. prime minister theresa may, who met ms sturgeon for talks in glasgow on monday, has repeatedly insisted that "now is not the time" for a referendum.her scottish secretary, david mundell, h






scottish leader nicola sturgeon seeks new independence referendum


scotland's first minister nicola sturgeon delivers a lecture entitled "scotland and the uk: economic policy after the eu referendum" at a sheffield political economy research unit event at the university of sheffield's octagon centre in sheffield, northern england, on nov. 7, 2016.(photo: paul ellis, afp/getty images) 3 connectlinkedinemailmoreglasgow, scotland —  scotland's first minister nicola sturgeon says she plans to trigger another independence referendum as the united kingdom marches toward brexit.sturgeon said the vote could be held in autumn 2018 at the earliest. scotland voted to remain part of the u.k. at a referendum in 2014.speaking at bute house, her official residence in edinburgh she said: "in my view it is important that scotland is able to exercise the right to choose ou






scottish leader nicola sturgeon seeks new independence referendum


scotland's first minister nicola sturgeon delivers a lecture entitled "scotland and the uk: economic policy after the eu referendum" at a sheffield political economy research unit event at the university of sheffield's octagon centre in sheffield, northern england, on nov. 7, 2016.(photo: paul ellis, afp/getty images) 477 connectlinkedinemailmoreglasgow, scotland —  scotland's first minister nicola sturgeon says she plans to trigger another independence referendum as the united kingdom marches toward brexit.sturgeon said the vote could be held in autumn 2018 at the earliest. scotland voted to remain part of the u.k. at a referendum in 2014.speaking at bute house, her official residence in edinburgh she said: "in my view it is important that scotland is able to exercise the right to choose






scottish leader nicola sturgeon seeks new independence referendum


scotland's first minister nicola sturgeon delivers a lecture entitled "scotland and the uk: economic policy after the eu referendum" at a sheffield political economy research unit event at the university of sheffield's octagon centre in sheffield, northern england, on nov. 7, 2016.(photo: paul ellis, afp/getty images) 3958 connectlinkedinemailmoreglasgow, scotland —  scotland's first minister nicola sturgeon says she plans to trigger another independence referendum as the united kingdom marches toward brexit.sturgeon said the vote could be held in autumn 2018 at the earliest. scotland voted to remain part of the u.k. at a referendum in 2014.speaking at bute house, her official residence in edinburgh she said: "in my view it is important that scotland is able to exercise the right to choose






sturgeon: autumn 2018 'common sense' for indyref2


media captionnicola sturgeon was interviewed by bbc political editor laura kuenssbergscotland's first minister has said autumn 2018 would be a "common sense" date for any second independence referendum. nicola sturgeon continued to insist, however, that no final decision had yet been made on holding such a vote. in a bbc interview, she said she would take things forward at "the pace that i think is right for the country".uk government minister michael fallon said there was "no need" for a second referendum on the issue.however, ms sturgeon believed another vote was "highly likely" following last year's brexit.scotland backed remaining in the eu by 62% to 38%, and the scottish government argued that access to the single market after brexit was vital to the country's interests.'cliff-edge br






sturgeon: autumn 2018 'common sense' for indyref2


media captionnicola sturgeon was interviewed by bbc political editor laura kuenssbergscotland's first minister has said autumn 2018 would be a "common sense" date for any second independence referendum. nicola sturgeon continued to insist, however, that no final decision had yet been made on holding such a vote. in a bbc interview, she said she would take things forward at "the pace that i think is right for the country".uk government minister michael fallon said there was "no need" for a second referendum on the issue.however, ms sturgeon believed another vote was "highly likely" following last year's brexit.scotland backed remaining in the eu by 62% to 38%, and the scottish government argued that access to the single market after brexit was vital to the country's interests.'cliff-edge br






pm says brexit plan to 'strengthen union' ahead of sturgeon meeting


image caption theresa may has said now is not the time for another referendum on scottish independence theresa may will meet nicola sturgeon in scotland later for the first time since the snp announced their proposals for a second independence referendum.at the beginning of a week that will see article 50 triggered on wednesday, the pm will say she wants to "build a more united nation".mrs may has said "now is not the time" for a scottish independence referendum, as the brexit process is due to begin.meanwhile, labour is due to outline its brexit negotiation demands later.the prime minister is travelling to scotland the day before scottish parliament is expected to pass a vote in favour of seeking a new scottish independence referendum - which ms sturgeon wants to hold in autumn 2018 or sp






theresa may and nicola sturgeon meet ahead of article 50


image copyrightreutersimage caption nicola sturgeon and theresa may met at a hotel in glasgow on monday afternoon the prime minister has met scotland's first minister in a glasgow hotel as she prepares to formally trigger article 50. theresa may and nicola sturgeon held talks for about an hour during the prime minister's trip to scotland. ms sturgeon said the talks were cordial but she was "frustrated by a process that appears not to be listening".the prime minister had earlier repeated her opposition to an independence referendum during the brexit process.the scottish parliament is expected to back ms sturgeon's call for a referendum on tuesday. the first minister says a fresh vote is needed ahead of brexit to allow the people of scotland to choose which path to follow. mrs may has repeat






theresa may and nicola sturgeon meet ahead of article 50


image copyrightreutersimage caption nicola sturgeon and theresa may met at a hotel in glasgow on monday afternoon the prime minister has met scotland's first minister in a glasgow hotel as she prepares to formally trigger article 50. theresa may and nicola sturgeon held talks for about an hour during the prime minister's trip to scotland. ms sturgeon said the talks were cordial but she was "frustrated by a process that appears not to be listening".the prime minister had earlier repeated her opposition to an independence referendum during the brexit process.the scottish parliament is expected to back ms sturgeon's call for a referendum on tuesday. the first minister says a fresh vote is needed ahead of brexit to allow the people of scotland to choose which path to follow. mrs may has repeat






pm says brexit plan to 'strengthen union' ahead of sturgeon meeting


image caption theresa may has said now is not the time for another referendum on scottish independence theresa may will meet nicola sturgeon in scotland later for the first time since the snp announced their proposals for a second independence referendum.at the beginning of a week that will see article 50 triggered on wednesday, the pm will say she wants to "build a more united nation".mrs may has said "now is not the time" for a scottish independence referendum, as the brexit process is due to begin.meanwhile, labour is due to outline its brexit negotiation demands later.the prime minister is travelling to scotland the day before scottish parliament is expected to pass a vote in favour of seeking a new scottish independence referendum - which ms sturgeon wants to hold in autumn 2018 or sp






scottish parliament backs referendum call


image copyrightgetty imagesimage caption ms sturgeon will outline next month how she will respond if the uk government continues to block a referendum nicola sturgeon's call for a second referendum on independence for scotland has been formally backed by the scottish parliament.msps voted by 69 to 59 in favour of seeking permission for a referendum before the uk leaves the eu.ms sturgeon says the move is needed to allow scotland to decide what path to follow in the wake of the brexit vote. but the uk government has already said it will block a referendum until the brexit process has been completed. prime minister theresa may, who met ms sturgeon for talks in glasgow on monday, has repeatedly insisted that "now is not the time" for a referendum.her scottish secretary, david mundell, has sai






theresa may and nicola sturgeon meet ahead of article 50


image copyrightreutersimage caption nicola sturgeon and theresa may met at a hotel in glasgow on monday afternoon the prime minister has met scotland's first minister in a glasgow hotel as she prepares to formally trigger article 50. theresa may and nicola sturgeon held talks for about an hour during the prime minister's trip to scotland. ms sturgeon said the talks were cordial but she was "frustrated by a process that appears not to be listening".the prime minister had earlier repeated her opposition to an independence referendum during the brexit process.the scottish parliament is expected to back ms sturgeon's call for a referendum on tuesday. the first minister says a fresh vote is needed ahead of brexit to allow the people of scotland to choose which path to follow. mrs may has repeat






pm says brexit plan to 'strengthen union' ahead of sturgeon meeting


image caption theresa may has said now is not the time for another referendum on scottish independence theresa may will meet nicola sturgeon in scotland later for the first time since the snp announced their proposals for a second independence referendum.at the beginning of a week that will see article 50 triggered on wednesday, the pm will say she wants to "build a more united nation".mrs may has said "now is not the time" for a scottish independence referendum, as the brexit process is due to begin.meanwhile, labour is due to outline its brexit negotiation demands later.the prime minister is travelling to scotland the day before the scottish parliament is expected to pass a vote in favour of seeking a new scottish independence referendum - which ms sturgeon wants to hold in autumn 2018 o






scottish independence: referendum demand 'will be rejected'


media captiontheresa may: "we should be working together, not pulling apart"the uk government is to reject calls for a scottish independence referendum before brexit after theresa may said "now is not the time".the prime minister said the focus should be on getting the best brexit deal for the whole of the uk.scottish conservative leader ruth davidson said nicola sturgeon's demand for a vote by the spring of 2019 would be rejected "conclusively". ms sturgeon said blocking a referendum would be a "democratic outrage". ms sturgeon, the scottish first minister, told bbc scotland: "it is an argument for independence really in a nutshell, that westminster thinks it has got the right to block the democratically elected mandate of the scottish government and the majority in the scottish parliamen






scottish independence: referendum demand 'will be rejected'


media captiontheresa may: "we should be working together, not pulling apart"the uk government is to reject calls for a scottish independence referendum before brexit after theresa may said "now is not the time".the prime minister said the focus should be on getting the best brexit deal for the whole of the uk.scottish conservative leader ruth davidson said nicola sturgeon's demand for a vote by the spring of 2019 would be rejected "conclusively". ms sturgeon said blocking a referendum would be a "democratic outrage". ms sturgeon, the scottish first minister, told bbc scotland: "it is an argument for independence really in a nutshell, that westminster thinks it has got the right to block the democratically elected mandate of the scottish government and the majority in the scottish parliamen






scottish independence: referendum demand 'will be rejected'


media captiontheresa may: "we should be working together, not pulling apart"the uk government is to reject calls for a scottish independence referendum before brexit after theresa may said "now is not the time".the prime minister said the focus should be on getting the best brexit deal for the whole of the uk.scottish conservative leader ruth davidson said nicola sturgeon's demand for a vote by the spring of 2019 would be rejected "conclusively". ms sturgeon said blocking a referendum would be a "democratic outrage". ms sturgeon, the scottish first minister, told bbc scotland: "it is an argument for independence really in a nutshell, that westminster thinks it has got the right to block the democratically elected mandate of the scottish government and the majority in the scottish parliamen






how would scotland vote in second referendum? | scotland


glasgow, scotland - if the uk government was in any doubt about the determination of scotland's first minister to make good on a promise to go for a second independence referendum in the advent of a so-called "hard brexit", then it was disabused earlier this week.when nicola sturgeon on march 13 announced her intention to seek permission from the regional parliament to hold the referendum between 2018 and 2019, it had followed months of intractable negotiations between the uk government and the regional government on the terms of scotland's brexit deal.while the uk voted by a narrow majority to "leave" the european union in last year's plebiscite, scotland voted overwhelmingly to "remain" - and sturgeon's call for a separate scottish deal ran headlong into british prime minister theresa ma






would scotland chose independence in second referendum? | scotland


glasgow, scotland - if the uk government was in any doubt about the determination of scotland's first minister to make good on a promise to go for a second independence referendum in the advent of a so-called "hard brexit", then it was disabused earlier this week.when nicola sturgeon on march 13 announced her intention to seek permission from the regional parliament to hold the referendum between 2018 and 2019, it had followed months of intractable negotiations between the uk government and the regional government on the terms of scotland's brexit deal.while the uk voted by a narrow majority to "leave" the european union in last year's plebiscite, scotland voted overwhelmingly to "remain" - and sturgeon's call for a separate scottish deal ran headlong into british prime minister theresa ma






would scotland chose independence in second referendum? | scotland


glasgow, scotland - if the uk government was in any doubt about the determination of scotland's first minister to make good on a promise to go for a second independence referendum in the advent of a so-called "hard brexit", then it was disabused earlier this week.when nicola sturgeon on march 13 announced her intention to seek permission from the regional parliament to hold the referendum between 2018 and 2019, it had followed months of intractable negotiations between the uk government and the regional government on the terms of scotland's brexit deal.while the uk voted by a narrow majority to "leave" the european union in last year's plebiscite, scotland voted overwhelmingly to "remain" - and sturgeon's call for a separate scottish deal ran headlong into british prime minister theresa ma






would scotland chose independence in second referendum? | scotland


glasgow, scotland - if the uk government was in any doubt about the determination of scotland's first minister to make good on a promise to go for a second independence referendum in the advent of a so-called "hard brexit", then it was disabused earlier this week.when nicola sturgeon on march 13 announced her intention to seek permission from the regional parliament to hold the referendum between 2018 and 2019, it had followed months of intractable negotiations between the uk government and the regional government on the terms of scotland's brexit deal.while the uk voted by a narrow majority to "leave" the european union in last year's plebiscite, scotland voted overwhelmingly to "remain" - and sturgeon's call for a separate scottish deal ran headlong into british prime minister theresa ma






would scotland chose independence in second referendum? | scotland


glasgow, scotland - if the uk government was in any doubt about the determination of scotland's first minister to make good on a promise to go for a second independence referendum in the advent of a so-called "hard brexit", then it was disabused earlier this week.when nicola sturgeon on march 13 announced her intention to seek permission from the regional parliament to hold the referendum between 2018 and 2019, it had followed months of intractable negotiations between the uk government and the regional government on the terms of scotland's brexit deal.while the uk voted by a narrow majority to "leave" the european union in last year's plebiscite, scotland voted overwhelmingly to "remain" - and sturgeon's call for a separate scottish deal ran headlong into british prime minister theresa ma






nicola sturgeon: 'no rational reason' for theresa may to block indyref2


media playback is unsupported on your devicemedia captionnicola sturgeon says she will take steps to ensure the uk government respects her request for a section 30 orderfirst minister nicola sturgeon has said there is "no rational reason" for the uk government to block a second scottish independence referendum.ms sturgeon has written to prime minister theresa may asking for a section 30 order to allow holyrood to legislate for a referendum.the uk government has already said it will not enter talks about a new vote.ms sturgeon said she would come back to holyrood in the coming weeks to update msps on how she would "move forward".msps voted by 69 to 59 to mandate the edinburgh government to open talks with its london counterpart over an independence vote.citing that 62% of those who voted in






sturgeon has no plans for snap election over indyref2


image copyrightepaimage caption nicola sturgeon said she would set out her plans to the scottish parliament nicola sturgeon has said she has no plans for a snap election at holyrood to break the deadlock over a second independence referendum.the first minister told bbc scotland she would set out her next steps to the scottish parliament after easter.ms sturgeon has already said she does not intend to take the issue of a second vote on independence to court.it follows the uk government's rejection of snp plans to hold a referendum before spring 2018.prime minister theresa may has argued that the focus of brexit negotiations should be on getting the best deal for the whole of the uk.she ruled out allowing the vote in the timescale outlined by ms sturgeon of autumn 2018 to spring 2019.'these






russia's knockout game in syria | syria


russia and turkey recently concluded talks in astana about syria. it was a remarkable cooperation given that turkey s down a russian fighter jet just over a year ago, damaging relations between the two countries.what tactics has russia used to manage such delicate relationships and become the main architect of the future of syria? if we look at the past and present, we can see a successful pattern of russian manoeuvring.  in july 2015, the commander of iran's elite quds force, q em soleimani, visited moscow, after which russia entered the syrian war. russia then moved towards working with the obama administration as co-partners in developing ceasefires, an international support group for syria, and a united nations-led geneva process. the cooperation with the us did not work; however, russ