Opinion

Brexit vote could allow for nuclear weapons rethink

If the U.K. votes to leave the EU and Scotland ends up separating, it could leave the U.K.'s nuclear-armed subs high and dry.

A Trident submarine heads out from its base in Scotland in August 2007. Britain’s nuclear-armed subs are in need of replacement, which could cost 167 billion pounds. Flickr photograph by JohnED76

By BILL KIDD, ERIKA SIMPSON

PUBLISHED : Wednesday, June 22, 2016 12:00 AM

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