Scotland becomes key battleground in UK general election

In Scotland, the pro-independence Scottish National Party - which won 56 out of 59 seats in the 2015 election - is facing a challenge from Theresa May's resurgent Conservative Party.

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    It's just two days until British voters go to the polls again in nationwide elections. In Scotland, the pro-independence Scottish National Party - which won 56 out of 59 seats in the 2015 election - is facing a challenge from Theresa May's resurgent Conservative Party.

    Al Jazeera's Barnaby Phillips reports from southern Scotland.


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