England riots: Alex Salmond angry as ...

England riots: Alex Salmond angry as 'UK' headlines sweep Scotland into fray

There are 1 comment on the Guardian Unlimited story from Aug 10, 2011, titled England riots: Alex Salmond angry as 'UK' headlines sweep Scotland into fray. In it, Guardian Unlimited reports that:

First minister Alex Salmond says carelessly including Scotland in riot reports could damage his country's tourism business.

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Musselburgh, UK

#1 Aug 11, 2011
Alex Salmond is quite right! Let's not kid ourselves that if the riots were in Scotland or Northern Ireland or Wales for that matter that the media wouldn't be explicit about it's whereabouts! You can bet your bottom dollar the BBC wouldn't be calling it the 'UK riots'!

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