On 6 May, the Scots voted to renew their regional parliament, Holyrode. Seven years after the independence referendum – a significant turnout, 55% of voters voted in favor of staying in Britain. All elections after the summer of 2020 give the SNP an absolute majority, with the Independence Party campaigning in favor of a new referendum, arguing that Brexit, in which the Scots are primarily opposed, has taken the position. Has been completely changed.
However, for weeks north of the Tweed River, it is not the election campaign that has made headlines, but a sordid tale of revenge, against the backdrop of conspiracy and sexual abuse allegations. It pits the two prominent political personalities in the region against each other: 66-year-old Alex Salmond, former Scottish Prime Minister between 2007 and 2014, and 50-year-old Nicola Sturgeon, his former “protege”, who led the SNP and head of government took. Scottish, when Mr Salmond resigned in the 2014 referendum.
“Even from here, in Edinburgh, it is difficult to maintain, but it is a very big thing, causing a lot of internal problems for the SNP and the Scottish Parliament”, Underscores David Gov, an under-journalist and editor of the blog Scepticalscot based in the Scottish capital.
The controversy between “Salamondites” and “Stergitites” has taken an even more dramatic turn in recent times, after being published by Holyrode on its website on Monday 22 February, a shockingly written statement written by Mr. Salmond The Commission was addressed. Light on his quarrel with the Sturgeon government.
Sexual Harassment Allegations
In this lengthy statement, the former prime minister specifically accuses senior officials and SNP officials, including Liz Lloyd, Nicola Sturgeon’s chief of staff and the party’s executive director (and the prime minister’s husband) Peter Murrell. “Attempted in a concrete and malicious manner (…) to ruin [sa] Reputation to the point of [l’]Send to jail ”. The allegations were considered so fragile that Holyrode broke down entire sections of the text following an intervention by the Scottish Court of Justice on Tuesday 23 February. On Tuesday evening, Mr. Salmond’s lawyer stated that he therefore refused the hearing on Wednesday 24 February …
In 2014, when it came time to capture the old people, Mr.to me Sturgeon greeted him ” master “, a “Hero of our movement [pour l’indépendance] And a champion of our country ” The
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