“Sturgeon has now indicated she may not seek immediate reentry to the EU after independence after all, confirming speculation she could instead propose Scotland takes the “Norway option” by joining the Efta free trade area instead.”

Following on from a recent post by TheTron.scot, highlighting suggestions by Greece’s former finance minister, Yanis Varoufakis, that the UK government will be forced to go for a Norway-style Brexit deal and get the jump on the Scottish goverments tactically advantages position, the Guardian newspaper is reporting today that:

‘Sturgeon has now indicated she may not seek immediate reentry to the EU after independence after all, confirming speculation she could instead propose Scotland takes the “Norway option” by joining the Efta free trade area instead.’

Is Brexit turning into a race between Edinburgh and London for EFTA membership?

 

 

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