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SNP hope for UK hung parliament

Scotland's First Minister Alex Salmond says the SNP hope to benefit from a potential hung parliament following the next election.

Speaking on The Andrew Marr Show, Mr Salmond also said that a third option, offering greater powers without full independence to the Scottish parliament, may be available on any referendum on independence.


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