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18/04/2014 Russia, West reach deal on Ukraine crisis but Obama cautious

Russia, Ukraine and the West reached a surprise deal Thursday aimed at easing the worst East-West crisis since the Cold War, but US President...

17/04/2014 Russia, West reach surprise deal on Ukraine crisis

Russia, Ukraine, the US and EU reached a surprise deal Thursday on de-escalating the worsening Ukrainian crisis, in a ray of hope for the former...

17/04/2014 Putin in thinly-veiled invasion threat as Ukraine talks drag out

Russian President Vladimir Putin left the door open to intervening in Ukraine Thursday in a thinly-veiled threat that coincided with crunch Geneva...

17/04/2014 Russia's Lavrov announces deal to "de-escalate tensions" in Ukraine

Russia's Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Thursday announced a deal had been reached with Ukraine, the United States and the European Union...

17/04/2014 Sotheby's plans auction of huge yellow diamond in May

One of the world's largest yellow diamonds will go under the hammer in Geneva next month, with the Sotheby's auction house hoping to...

17/04/2014 Joint statement due in crunch Ukraine talks: sources

Crunch talks aimed at defusing the crisis between Russia and Ukraine looked set Thursday to yield a joint statement, a key benchmark of success,...

17/04/2014 UK animal rights activist jailed for blackmail plot

A British animal rights activist was jailed for six years on Thursday for her part in a Europe-wide campaign of intimidation targeting a leading...

 
 
 
 
 
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Residence and work permits in Switzerland

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How to rent and buy a house in Switzerland

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Switzerland's healthcare system

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Banking in Switzerland

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