Scotland’s pro-independence SNP wins symbolic key marginal seat of Edinburgh Central

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LONDON (Reuters) – The pro-independence Scottish National Party won the marginal seat of Edinburgh Central, one of their key targets in an election for the Scottish parliament which could determine the future of the United Kingdom.

The party’s former deputy leader Angus Robertson captured the highly symbolic seat, which includes the Scottish parliament, from the Conservatives.

(Reporting by Andrew MacAskill; editing by James Davey)