No doubt the commitment to building up the armed forces is related directly to joining Nato.
Why has this got to be a precondition for the referendum vote instead of coming afterwards? Moreover a crucial constitutional issue as opposed to a manifesto one, is the decision to go to war.
Would an independent Scottish Government be constitutionally bound to seek a democratic decision from Holyrood?
Arguably membership of the Nato alliance limits severely the moral and democratic choices of any member country.
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