Brexit aftermath: EU can’t accept Swiss stance on free movement

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Swiss Federal President Johann Schneider-Ammann.

Brexit aftermath: EU can’t accept Swiss stance on free movement


Switzerland and the European Union have to find a compromise on how to act on a Swiss referendum to limit immigration without breaching bilateral treaties with the EU.

"We have to find a solution with Switzerland because we need each other. I believe Switzerland (needs) the EU a bit more than the other way round," Schulz said. Both sides should try to reach a mutual agreement, European Parliament President Martin Schulz said in an interview with Swiss television SRF. last week

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