Nicola Sturgeon said contingency plans for Britain’s departure from the EU with no deal were “genuinely astonishing”, in a speech in the US.
Scotland’s first minister warned of food shortages and stockpiling of medicine amid a “real and growing risk” of a no deal scenario.
Giving a speech at Georgetown University, Washington, she called for a second referendum on EU membership.
She also stated her case for a further vote on Scottish independence.
Addressing an audience at Georgetown’s Institute