David Cameron visits HMS Victorious in Scotland

David Cameron has visited the nuclear submarine HMS Victorious in Scotland after he said it would be "foolish" for Britain to scrap the Trident deterrent.

David Cameron visited the HMS Victorious in Scotland today.
The Prime Minister said it would be 'foolish' to scrap Trident.
He later said at a PM Direct that the Trident deterrent was the 'best insurance'.

Read: What is Trident?

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