Scotland"s First Minister Alex Salmond and Deputy First Minister Nicola Sturgeon
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How would an independent Scotland look?

26 November 2013 Last updated at 19:27 GMT

Scottish first minister Alex Salmond has launched his government's independence blueprint, along with his deputy Nicola Sturgeon, describing it as a "mission statement" for the future.

The BBC's Alan Little reports on the likely implications of an independent Scotland ahead of a referendum next September.