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News Switzerland » Geneva: Flow of undocumented migrants to Switzerland shrinks in 2017

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2018/02/22/flow-undocumented-migrants-to-switzerland-shrinks-in-2017.html
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

GENEVA – Swiss customs authorities say the number of undocumented migrants who entered Switzerland last year shrank nearly by half compared to a record influx in 2016. The Federal Customs Administration says border guards found 27,300 people on illegal ...

News Switzerland » Geneva: Lexus UX smaller crossover teased before Geneva auto show

News channel or source: https://www.greencarreports.com/news/1115379_lexus-ux-smaller-crossover-teased-before-geneva-auto-show
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Sales of that vehicle were discontinued after the 2017 model year. For all the latest about green-car concepts and production models on display in Switzerland, see our Geneva auto-show news page.

News Switzerland » Geneva: Morgan Will Bring the Plus 8 50th Anniversary Edition to Geneva

News channel or source: http://www.thedrive.com/new-cars/18690/morgan-will-bring-the-plus-8-50th-anniversary-edition-to-geneva
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

"Performance has underpinned every one of the Plus 8s that have driven out of our factory gates for 50 years and we’re excited to reveal the car in full in Geneva." We're excited to see the car in all its glory in Switzerland in a few weeks. Morgan is ...

News Switzerland » Geneva: Leading Catalan separatist in Switzerland to evade justice

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/leading-catalan-separatist-switzerland-evade-justice-091432611.html
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Geneva (AFP) - A former Catalan lawmaker and major figure in the region's secession attempt has fled to Switzerland ahead of a court hearing in Madrid, comparing the situation in Catalonia to Turkey's post-coup crackdown. In an interview with Switzerland's ...

News Switzerland » Geneva: Like the U.S., Switzerland loves its guns. But mass shootings are rare.

News channel or source: http://www.king5.com/article/news/nation-now/like-the-us-switzerland-loves-its-guns-but-mass-shootings-are-rare/465-00ec5507-fd04-4e93-9573-c8f007dd72fc
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

GENEVA — The Swiss are heavily armed but mass shootings ... In the past 10 years, guns were used in less than 120 homicides, government figures show. Switzerland also hasn’t seen a mass shooting since 2001, when a gunman opened fire in the legislative ...

News Switzerland » Geneva: Former Catalan MP to spurn Spain court summons in Switzerland

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-spain-politics-catalonia/former-catalan-mp-to-spurn-spain-court-summons-in-switzerland-idUSKCN1G411W
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

MADRID (Reuters) - A former member of Catalonia’s parliament who has fled to Switzerland from Spain says she will not ... on Wednesday but was understood to have left Spain to travel to Geneva earlier this month. Gabriel faces a potential prison sentence ...

News Switzerland » Geneva: Catalan Politician Leaves for Switzerland Days Before Court Date

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/02/18/world/europe/spain-catalonia-anna-gabriel.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

has traveled to Switzerland, raising doubts that she will appear before the judge. Ms. Gabriel’s party, Popular Unity Candidacy, said late Saturday that she had gone to Geneva to prepare her legal defense and bolster international support for the leaders ...

News Switzerland » Geneva: Switzerland Human Rights Summit

News channel or source: http://gazette.com/switzerland-human-rights-summit/article/feed/541186
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

addresses his speech after receiving the 2018 Courage Award, at the 10th Geneva Summit for Human Rights and Democracy, at the International Conference Center Geneva (CICG) in Geneva, Switzerland, Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018. (Salvatore Di Nolfi/Keystone via AP)

News Switzerland » Geneva: In a world first, Switzerland deems it illegal to boil a lobster

News channel or source: http://www.wfaa.com/news/nation-world/in-a-world-first-switzerland-deems-it-illegal-to-boil-a-lobster/520023839
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

GENEVA - When it comes to cooking fresh lobster ... The measure is part of the broad principle of “animal dignity” enshrined in Switzerland’s constitution, the only country to have such a provision. The constitution already protects how various ...

News Switzerland » Geneva: Keynote fintech experts of Switzerland will participate in Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Switzerland

News channel or source: https://calvinayre.com/2018/02/20/press-releases/keynote-fintech-experts-switzerland-will-participate-blockchain-bitcoin-conference-switzerland/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

On February 21, for the first time ever Geneva will host Blockchain & Bitcoin Conference Switzerland dedicated to cryptocurrencies and blockchain projects. Participants will discuss topical trends and challenges in the industry: development, investments ...