Scottish independence: White Paper key extracts

The Scottish government's white paper on independence

Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond has launched the SNP's independence blueprint, which argues the nation would prosper should there be a "Yes" vote in next September's referendum.

Here are key extracts from the executive summary of the White Paper, called Scotland's Future: Your guide to an independent Scotland, with analysis from BBC Scotland reporter Marianne Taylor.

Scotland's Future - executive summary [1.06KB]