MSPs John Finnie and Jean Urquhart
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Scottish independence: SNP MSPs quit party over Nato

Two MSPs have announced they are quitting the SNP over its support for Nato.

John Finnie and Jean Urquhart's resignations follow an angry debate at the party conference over Nato membership in an independent Scotland which the leadership won.

First Minister and SNP leader Alex Salmond said he was saddened by their decision.

BBC Scotland's political correspondent Raymond Buchanan reports.

  • 23 Oct 2012