Glasgow — First Minister Nicola Sturgeon pledged on Wednesday to seek new referendums on Brexit and Scottish independence and an end to the Trident nuclear weapons programme in Scotland, as she launched her party’s general election manifesto.

Sturgeon, who leads the left-leaning Scottish National Party (SNP), aims to hold the balance of power in Britain after the December 12 UK  snap general election...

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