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Final results of the Scottish vote for independence
By Reuters -

The chief counting officer for the referendum, Mary Pitcaithly, poses for photographs after announcing the final results of the Scottish vote for independence, in Edinburgh, Scotland September 19, 2014. Scottish nationalist leader Alex Salmond conceded defeat on Friday over his bid to win independence and demanded the British government rapidly meet its promise of more powers for Edinburgh. Photo: Reuters/Paul Hackett 

The chief counting officer for the referendum, Mary Pitcaithly, poses for photographs after announcing the final results of the Scottish vote for independence, in Edinburgh, Scotland September 19, 2014.Photo: Reuters/Paul Hackett 

Scotland's First Minister Alec Salmond reacts as he concedes defeat in the independence referendum at the "Yes" Campaign headquarters in Edinburgh, Scotland September 19, 2014. Salmond conceded defeat on Friday over his bid to win independence and demanded the British government rapidly meet its promise of more powers for Edinburgh. Photo: Reuters/Russell Cheyne

Supporters from the "No" Campaign applaud Alistair Darling, the leader of the Better Together campaign, at their headquarters in Glasgow, Scotland September 19, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Dylan Martinez

A woman counts ballots at a counting center in Aberdeen, Scotland, September 18, 2014. Scotland has voted on whether to stay within the United Kingdom or end the 307-year-old union in a finely balanced independence referendum with global consequences. Photo: Reuters/Dylan Martinez 

A worker carries a ballott box at a counting center in Ingliston in Edinburgh, Scotland September 18, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Russell Cheyne 

A worker keeps a tally at a counting center in Aberdeen, Scotland September 18, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Dylan Martinez

A stack of ballots is seen at a counting center in Aberdeen, Scotland, September 18, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Dylan Martinez 

A ballot box is emptied as workers prepare to count ballots at a counting center in Aberdeen, Scotland September 18, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Dylan Martinez

A ballot box with the first non-postal votes is emptied at a counting center in Ingliston in Edinburgh, Scotland September 18, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Paul Hackett

A supporter from the "No" Campaign watches as votes are announced, at the Better Together Campaign headquarters in Glasgow, Scotland September 19, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Dylan Martinez 

Election officials begin the counting process at a counting centre in Ingliston in Edinburgh, Scotland September 18, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Paul Hackett 

The first non-postal votes arrive at a counting center in Ingliston in Edinburgh, Scotland September 18, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Russell Cheyne 

A man walks past a wall marked with each of Scotland's 32 local authority areas, at a counting center in Ingliston in Edinburgh, Scotland September 19, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Paul Hackett 

A man walks past a discarded "Yes" campaign paper hat on the Royal Mile after the referendum on Scottish independence in Edinburgh, Scotland September 19, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Russell Cheyne 

The leader of Britain's United Kingdom Independence Party (UKIP) Nigel Farage posts letters to Scottish MP's in London September 19, 2014. Scotland spurned independence in a historic referendum that threatened to rip the United Kingdom apart, sow financial turmoil and diminish Britiain's remaining global clout. Farage was posting the letters to request that members of parliament for constituencies in Scotland desist from voting on matters that exclusively affect England. Photo: Reuters/Luke MacGregor 

Supporters from the "No" Campaign react to a declaration in their favor, at the Better Together Campaign headquarters in Glasgow, Scotland September 19, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Dylan Martinez 

Supporters from the "Yes" Campaign react as they stand in George Square in Glasgow, Scotland September 19, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Cathal McNaughton

Supporters from the "Yes" Campaign sing outside the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh, Scotland September 19, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Russell Cheyne

Traders at IG Index look at screens on the trading floor after Scotland's independence referendum in central London September 19, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Toby Melville

Two supporters from the "Yes" Campaign walk back home in Edinburgh, Scotland September 19, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Russell Cheyne

Supporters from the "Yes" Campaign react as they sit in George Square in Glasgow, Scotland September 19, 2014. Photo: Reuters/Cathal McNaughton