Scottish Independence Referendum
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Scotland independence vote

Scottish Independence Referendum
Independence supporters mull their defeat in George Square in Glasgow, Scotland. (ROBERT PERRY / EPA)
Scottish independence referendum
Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond concedes defeat in the independence referendum. (Matt Cardy / Getty Images)
Scotland votes no
Pro-union supporters celebrate as Scottish independence referendum results are announced at a “Better Together” event in Glasgow. (Andy Buchanan / AFP/Getty Images)
Scotland votes no
‘Better Together’ supporters celebrate the result of the Scottish referendum at Ingleston Hall in Edinburgh.  (Jeff J Mitchell / Getty Images)
Scotland votes no
An independence supporter bears news of his side’s referendum defeat in George Square in Glasgow, Scotland.  (Andy Buchanan / AFP/Getty Images)
Scottish independence referendum
Independence supporters react as results of the Scottish referendum are announced in Edinburgh.  (Lesley Martin / AFP/Getty Images)
Scotland votes no
Anti-independence campaigners hold a British flag as they celebrate the result of Scotland’s referendum at the Royal Highland Center in Edinburgh. (Simon Dawson / Bloomberg)
Scottish independence vote
Independence supporters rally outside the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh after polls close in the historic referendum.  (Lesley Martin / AFP/Getty Images)
Scottish independence referendum
British Prime Minister David Cameron speaks to the news media outside No. 10 Downing Street in central London after the Scottish independence referendum result was announced. (Facundo Arirzabalaga / European Pressphoto Agency)
Scottish referendum
Union supporters burn flares in Glasgow’s George Square after polls closed in the Scottish independence referendum.  (Mark Runnacle / Getty Images)
Scottish referendum
“Yes” supporters are in a festive mood in Glasgow’s George Square as Scotland awaited the results of the referendum on independence.  (Mark Runnacles / Getty Images)
Scottish referendum
An independence supporter waves the Scottish Saltire in Glasgow’s George Square.  (Chris Ratcliffe / Bloomberg)
Scottish referendum
Ballots arrive to be counted at the Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Center in Aberdeen, Scotland. (Robert Perry / European Pressphoto Agency)
Scottish referendum
Ballots are counted in Aberdeen, Scotland.  (Robert Perry / European Pressphoto Agency)
Scottish referendum
Piper Ryan Randall leads a pro-Scottish independence rally outside Edinburgh. (Lesley Martin / AFP/Getty Images)
Scottish independence referendum
A woman leaves a polling station after casting her vote in Scotland’s independence referendum in Edinburgh.  (Leon Neal / AFP/Getty Images)
Scottish independence referendum
Scotland’s First Minister Alex Salmond poses for photographs with a pro-independence campaigner in Turriff as polls opened Sept. 18. in the referendum on whether to secede from Britain.  (Scott Heppell / Associated Press)
Scottish independence referendum
“Yes” voters Duncan Thomson, right, and Les Robertson embrace after casting their ballots in Scotland’s independence referendum at St. Martins Church hall in Renton.  (Mark Runnacles / Getty Images)
Scottish independence referendum
A woman leaves a polling station after casting her vote in Edinburgh, Scotland.  (Leon Neal / AFP/Getty Images)
Scottish independence referendum

Former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown visits a polling station at the North Queensferry Community Center during Scotland’s independence referendum on Sept. 18.

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Scottish independence referendum
Duncan Thomson, Brian McCutcheon, John Patterson and Arthur Murdoch from King of Scots Robert the Bruce Society wave Scottish flags in Loch Lomond as the vote in the Scottish independence referendum nears.  (Jeff J Mitchell / Getty Images)
Scottish independence referendum
Pro-union demonstrators rally in Glasgow’s George Square on the final day of campaigning in the Scottish referendum.  (Mark Runnacles / Getty Images)
Scottish independence referendum
Scottish independence supporters wait for First Minister Alex Salmond to address a Sept. 17 rally in Perth on the eve of the referendum on whether to leave Britain.  (Andy Rain / European Pressphoto Agency)
Scottish independence referendum
Demonstrators supporting a “no” vote gather in Glasgow’s George Square ahead of the referendum on Scottish indepence.  (Mark Runnacles / Getty Images)
Scottish independence referendum
Independence supporters gather outside the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh on the eve of the historic vote.  (Lesley Martin / AFP Getty Images )
Scottish independence referendum
Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond addresses independence supporters in Perth, Scotland. (Andy Rain / EPA)
Scottish independence referendum
Unionist demonstrators congregate in Glasgow’s George Square. (Mark Runnacles / Getty Images)
Scottish independence referendum
“Yes” activists gather in George Square in Glasgow on the final day of campaigning for the vote on Scottish independence.  (Jeff J Mitchell / Getty Images)
Scottish independence referendum
Former British Finance Minister Alistair Darling delivers a speech at a “No” campaign event in Glasgow. (Matt Dunham / Associated Press)
Scottish independence referendum
Ballot boxes are carried out of New Parliament House in Edinburgh, Scotland, for delivery to the city’s 145 polling places. (Matt Dunham / Associated Press)
Scottish independence referendum
A statue of Scottish King Robert the Bruce looks out over a misty morning in Stirling, Scotland. (Peter Macdiarmid / Getty Images)
Scottish independence referendum
A stone monument on the border between England and Scotland, near the town of Berwick-Upon-Tweed.  (Lesley Martin / AFP/Getty Images)
Scottish independence referendum
“Yes” activists gather in George Square in Glasgow. (Jeff J Mitchell / Getty Images)
Scottish independence referendum
A “Yes” campaign Statue of Liberty on display in Niddrie, a suburb of Edinburgh, Scotland.  (David Cheskin / Associated Press)
Scottish independence referendum
A “No” supporter holds up a placard during a rally in Glasgow. (Andy Rain / European Pressphoto Agency)
Scottish independence referendum
Bob Geldof speaks at a pro-union campaign event in Trafalgar Square in London.  (Dan Kitwood / Getty Images)
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