AN independent Scotland would be a "big loser" in terms of defence contracts and jobs, Nick Harvey, the Armed Forces Minister, claimed yesterday.
AN independent Scotland would be a \"big loser\" in terms of defence contracts and jobs, Nick Harvey, the Armed Forces Minister, claimed yesterday.
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MICHAEL SETTLE UK POLITICAL EDITOR
His comments came as the House of Commons Defence Committee set out its terms of reference for an inquiry into the defence implications of independence – revealed by The Herald in February. Mr Harvey told House Magazine that "Scotland was good for defence and defence was good for Scotland".
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