Man sets himself alight after asylum bid rejected

Man sets himself alight after asylum bid rejected

July 21, 2020, 8:59 a.m.
A man is being treated in hospital after setting himself alight in front of the Federal Palace in Bern yesterday afte...
Swiss diplomats aid Iran-US prisoner swap

Swiss diplomats aid Iran-US prisoner swap

Dec. 9, 2019, 9:24 a.m.
Swiss diplomats were heavily involved with negotiating a prisoner swap between Iran and the United States.
Swiss and Iranian presidents celebrate 100 years of diplomatic relations

Swiss and Iranian presidents celebrate 100 years of diplomatic relations

Sept. 25, 2019, 9:27 a.m.
The Swiss and Iranian presidents a met on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in New York yesterday. 
Iranian academics to visit Switzerland

Iranian academics to visit Switzerland

June 18, 2019, 9:36 a.m.
Switzerland will be hosting a group of Iranian university rectors this week.
Switzerland called upon for latest US-Iran spat

Switzerland called upon for latest US-Iran spat

Jan. 23, 2019, 9:41 a.m.
The Swiss ambassador in Iran has been summoned to explain why a journalist working for the Iranian broadcaster Press ...
Swiss man arrested travelling to Syria with weapons

Swiss man arrested travelling to Syria with weapons

Sept. 14, 2018, 6:38 a.m.
A Swiss man has been arrested trying to travel to the Syrian town of Idlib with several weapons in his car.
Swiss firms told not to cut ties with Iran in spite of US sanctions

Swiss firms told not to cut ties with Iran in spite of US sanctions

Aug. 10, 2018, 10:03 a.m.
The Swiss government says that it regrets the ‘deteriorating’ situation regarding sanctions imposed by th...
Iran tells Swiss audience country will continue to respect nuclear deal

Iran tells Swiss audience country will continue to respect nuclear deal

July 4, 2018, 8:07 a.m.
The Iranian president says the country will continue to respect the agreement it’s signed with other countries ...
Iranian president arrives in Switzerland

Iranian president arrives in Switzerland

July 3, 2018, 7:03 a.m.
The Iran nuclear deal is likely to be the main topic of conversation at meetings today in Bern with the Iranian presi...
Iranian president to make official visit to Switzerland

Iranian president to make official visit to Switzerland

June 19, 2018, 8:12 a.m.
The Iranian president is to make an official visit to Switzerland at the beginning of next month.
Geneva minister under fire for private jet flight

Geneva minister under fire for private jet flight

May 31, 2018, 6:20 a.m.
The Geneva minister Pierre Maudet is facing questions after he accepted a flight on a private jet owned by the shippi...
Swiss firms uncertain of business future with Iran

Swiss firms uncertain of business future with Iran

May 22, 2018, 5:57 a.m.
Swiss companies have stopped signing contracts with Iranian firms as the United States prepare to impose sanctions af...
Switzerland calls form restraint after US Iran deal pull out

Switzerland calls form restraint after US Iran deal pull out

May 9, 2018, 6:52 a.m.
The Swiss foreign ministry is calling for restraint on all sides after the US president Donald Trump says he is going...
Swiss businesses more interested in exploring links with Iran than US

Swiss businesses more interested in exploring links with Iran than US

April 13, 2018, 6:45 a.m.
Swiss exporters are more interested in developing business ties with Iran than the United States.
Switzerland to represent Saudi Arabia and Iran for each other

Switzerland to represent Saudi Arabia and Iran for each other

Oct. 26, 2017, 6:52 a.m.
Switzerland has agreed to represent Iran and Saudi Arabia in each other’s capital cities.
Trump admits video of hostage payment to Iran, was from Switzerland

Trump admits video of hostage payment to Iran, was from Switzerland

Aug. 8, 2016, 9:38 a.m.
U.S Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump has been forced to backtrack after he claimed he'd seen a video of...
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