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26/09/2016

EU suspends education, research talks with Switzerland after anti-immigration vote

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EU suspends education, research talks with Switzerland after anti-immigration vote

The European Union said yesterday (16 February) it had postponed negotiations with Switzerland on its participation in multibillion-dollar research and educational schemes, after Berne said it could not sign in its present form an agreement to extend the free movement of people to Croatia, the newest EU member.