Exclusive: Icelandic Prime Minister Ready to Welcome an Independent Scotland | Referendum 2014 | Scoop.it

In an exclusive interview with National Collective, the newly elected Icelandic Prime Minister Sigmundur Davíð said he would welcome an independent Scotland into the world. In the event of a ‘Yes’ vote in next year’s referendum, the Icelandic government would “welcome Scotland with a new, thriving relationship.” Although Iceland has not taken an official position, he said that “Whatever the will of the people is, that is something that we would support.”

The full transcript of the interview is available ‘here’.