Scotland’s Brexit minister says there is a high possibility the UK will leave the European Union without a deal.

Michael Russell says it’s also likely the UK government will collapse before any such decision or a deal is made on leaving the EU.

He also described Brexit as quote an “existential threat to Scotland’s future”, arguing that Scotland should be offered a new choice which might include independence from the UK.

Scotland’s nationalist administration is at loggerheads with London over several key issues regarding Brexit.