Referendum 2014
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The Scottish independence referendum and the debate about Scotland's constitutional future
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Basque Government views Scottish referendum as a model for progress

Basque Government views Scottish referendum as a model for progress | Referendum 2014 | Scoop.it

Iñigo Urkullu Renteria, the lehendakari (First Minister) of the Basque Government, has said in an interview this week that he considers the Scottish referendum process as a "reference point" for the Basque Country in its attempts to seek independence or greater autonomy from Spain.


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Pro-independence parties win Basque country elections in Spain

Pro-independence parties  win Basque country elections in Spain | Referendum 2014 | Scoop.it
Election victors expected to follow example of Catalan regional president by calling independence referendum...
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Would Scottish Independence Matter to Basques?

There has not been much consideration of how Scotland potentially seceding from the UK might impact the Basque movement in Spain. Despite the many similarities between the two cases, it is unlikely to have much impact.
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Referendum ‘opens the door to hope’ for Basques | The Times [PAYWALL]

Basque leader says Scottish independence referendum will help convince the Spanish Government to drop its position over similar referendums
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As Others See Us: the view from Catalunya

As Others See Us: the view from Catalunya | Referendum 2014 | Scoop.it

Catalunya and the Basque Country, the perceived wisdom across Europe goes, are struggling with exactly the same issues of unionism and nationalism as we are.

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