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Press and Journal politics morning briefing: Everything you need to know for August 26

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Welcome to The Press and Journal’s morning politics briefing — everything you need to know in your region and across the country, before you start your day.

Top stories today:

Revealed: Aberdeen North among worst hit by Universal Credit cut

‘We’ve got to start to pay back’: Douglas Ross defends plan to cut Universal Credit

Douglas Ross, leader of the Scottish Conservatives

‘The thin blue line is at times very thin’: North and north-east police divisions shrink

‘Worrying gaps’: Doctors and nurses raise concern over £1bn Scottish NHS recovery plan

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‘The sea was closed’: Raab denies paddleboarding while Kabul fell

Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab

Home Office helpline blunder sees Scotland-based Afghan man concerned for family diverted to washing machine repair shop in Coventry

Gillian Martin MSP: ‘Menopause not something to be sniggered at’

Afghan families met with ‘avalanche of love’ in the UK, British Red Cross says

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