FURIOUS Nicola Sturgeon has hit out at Boris Johnson for “forcing” Scotland within the “incorrect path”.
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She says that the settlement struck by Mr Johnson with Brussels might price the nation £9 billion by 2030.
Scotland voted to remain within the EU when the referendum was held in 2016.
She stated the departure was “in opposition to the needs of most individuals in Scotland” including it could “hit jobs and dwelling requirements on the worst doable time”.
Ms Sturgeon claimed if Scotland have been to re-join the bloc it might act as a “bridge-builder between the UK and the EU”.
Scottish Secretary Alister Jack insisted a “unbelievable deal” had been agreed with Brussels.
Sturgeon’s Brexit considerations come as Boris Johnson told Brits to seize the day after striking free from the EU’s shackles.
The PM gave the order simply 48 hours after reaching an historic post-Brexit commerce and safety deal.
He issued the directive — from Downing Avenue the place he’s spending the festive interval — as specialists predicted the UK economic system will bounce again subsequent yr.
The PM stated Brits should “embrace all of the alternatives out there to us as an unbiased nation” when the transition interval ends at 11pm on New Yr’s Eve.
He was talking as he unveiled particulars of a £110million Turing programme which can enable 1000’s of scholars entry to the most effective academic establishments in Europe and internationally.
Boris Johnson struck a historic Brexit deal on Christmas Eve
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