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By Estelle Shirbon LONDON (Reuters) - Scotland will do whatever it takes to remain in the European Union, including potentially blocking legislation on a British exit from the bloc, First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said on Sunday. Scotland, a nation of five million people, voted to stay in the EU by 62 to 38 percent in Thursday's referendum, putting it at odds with the United Kingdom as a whole, which voted by 52 to 48 percent in favor of an exit from the bloc, or Brexit. Sturgeon has said a new Scottish referendum on independence from the rest of the UK was "highly likely" if that were the best option to keep Scotland in the European bloc.
BERLIN (Reuters) - The European Union will not make Britain any fresh offers to keep it in the bloc, German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel told the Handelsblatt business daily newspaper. "The British have now decided to go. We will not hold talks about what the EU can still offer the Britons to keep them in," Gabriel said in excerpts from an interview released on Sunday. (Writing by Paul Carrel, editing by Emma Thomasson)