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Clegg rejects Trident renewal

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The Liberal Democrat leader has said the UK should not be spending billions of pounds on a new nuclear weapons system.

Nick Clegg told the BBC that Britain simply cannot afford to replace the nuclear deterrent, Trident, when it expires in 2024.

Nick Robinson reports.

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