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Tag: EU

Row erupts as Barroso claims independence means end of EU membership

  By G.A.Ponsonby  Comments made by European Commission President José Manuel Barroso over the EU membership of an independent Scotland have resulted in an...

‘Black Ops’ – The EU story and why the media cannot...

  By a Newsnet reporter  Last week the latest circulation figures for the Scottish newspaper industry were published.  As expected, and in keeping with...

Exclusive: Scotsman EU membership story “incorrect” says EC

  By G.A.Ponsonby  Reports in the Scottish media that the European Commission has sent a letter to the House of Lords claiming an...

UK EU isolationalism biggest threat to Scotland say SNP

  By Bob Duncan  The determined isolationism and hostility towards the EU by Westminster is now becoming the biggest threat that Scotland faces to securing...

Boost for Scottish Government as Lord Advocate vindicates EU legal advice...

  By a Newsnet reporter The Lord Advocate Frank Mulholland, Scotland's senior law officer, has backed the Scottish Government over the issue of legal...

Labour MP criticised after failing to appear for own debate

   By Martin Kelly A Westminster debate on an independent Scotland’s place in the European Union has had to be cancelled after the Scottish...

Scotland still in EU after independence

  by Russell Bruce Twitter, I am informed, has been set alight by a House of Commons report.  Namely HC 643 The foreign policy...

Liar claims undermined as Scottish government confirms law officers reviewed EU...

  By G.A.Ponsonby  Claims by his Unionist opponents that First Minister Alex Salmond lied over statements he made relating to EU legal advice have...

Exclusive: European Commission changes Vice President’s Catalonia remarks after pressure from...

   By Martin Kelly European Commission officials have been accused of bowing to pressure from Madrid and issuing false statements of denial over comments...

Exclusive: EU statement on independent Scotland could follow referendum talks

  By a Newsnet reporter  A statement from the European Commission on the EU membership status of a newly independent Scotland could follow conclusions...