The former first minister addressed an online rally of overseas supporters of Scottish independence.
The policy contrasts with that of the SNP when he led the Scottish Government during the 2014 ballot.
STV political editor Colin Mackay speaks to Alba leader Alex Salmond about the newly-formed party's ambitions.
Scottish Greens co-leader Patrick Harvie says he does not fear losing votes to Alex Salmond’s new Alba Party.
But First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has repeatedly said she will not link up with Alex Salmond’s new party.