Thinly populated Scotland relies on workers from the EU to fill some important jobs. Fears are growing that many could leave in the wake of Brexit. Scotland's government says the impact of Brexit on the country's economy could be huge.
London's "lack of realism" on Brexit is holding up divorce talks with the EU, Scotland's First Minister Nicola Sturgeon told DW. She also dismissed claims she was "weaponizing" Brexit to push Scottish independence.
Following tense NATO talks in Brussels, Donald Trump has arrived in Brexit-roiled Britain for his first visit as the US president. Thousands are planning to receive him with an oversize balloon with undersize hands.
The Scottish Parliament has voted to deny consent for the EU Withdrawal Bill, which is currently going through national parliament in London. The decision could spark a constitutional crisis between Scotland and the UK.
UK officials have warned that leaving the EU with no deal could immediately cripple trade, a newspaper report says. In one scenario, there could be food and fuel shortages within two weeks. And it could be even worse.
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