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Defence chief warns military in Iraq for years – Herald Scotland

Herald Scotland Defence chief warns military in Iraq for yearsHerald ScotlandThe UK should be prepared for military involvement in Iraq for years to come, Defence Secretary Michael Fallon has warned. The UK should be prepared for military involvement in Iraq … Continue reading

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IS militants post video showing British hostage – Herald Scotland

Herald Scotland IS militants post video showing British hostageHerald ScotlandISLAMIC State militants have released a propaganda video that they said shows a British journalist in captivity saying he will soon reveal facts about the group to counter its portrayal in … Continue reading

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Scotland campaigners in final push

Gordon Brown gives rousing pro-union speech while David Cameron insists he has no regrets over handling of the independence ballot Asia homepage

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John Prescott on Scotland: Just say ‘NO’ and give us one last chance – Mirror.co.uk

Mirror.co.uk John Prescott on Scotland: Just say 'NO' and give us one last chanceMirror.co.ukLast week I lost a good Scottish friend. Jim Dobbin was the son of a coal miner, born in Fife. Jim was typical of many people I've … Continue reading

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Battle to break the terrorists: Obama’s options – Herald Scotland

Economic Times Battle to break the terrorists: Obama's optionsHerald ScotlandThere were so many flaws in President Barack Obama's midweek announcement about the US military response to the threat posed by the Islamic State (IS) that it is easy to understand … Continue reading

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Ten days to save the Union with Scotland – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.uk Ten days to save the Union with ScotlandTelegraph.co.ukDavid Cameron and Gordon Brown are to spearhead a final 10-day scramble to save the United Kingdom, following a poll suggesting that Scotland is on the brink of voting to break up … Continue reading

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Scotland Yes campaign leads for first time

YouGov poll sees 51% backing independence less than two weeks before referendum, marking a four point rise in support for a yes vote in less than a week Asia homepage

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Truce holds in tense Ukraine – Herald Scotland

Herald Scotland Truce holds in tense UkraineHerald ScotlandRUSSIAN president Vladimir Putin and Ukraine's president Petro Poroshenko yesterday agreed in a telephone call that a ceasefire in eastern Ukraine was generally holding – but said further steps were needed to make … Continue reading

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Salmond seen as winner in Scotland debate

Scotland’s first minister in testy exchange with Alistair Darling in crucial TV debate on independence Asia homepage

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Mick Jagger joins celebrity push to keep Scotland in the UK

LONDON (Reuters) – Rolling Stone Mick Jagger and over 200 stars of film, art, sports and literature have signed a letter urging Scotland to remain part of the United Kingdom, six weeks ahead of a historic referendum on independence. Reuters: … Continue reading

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