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Amnesty annual report Switzerland called on to improve treatment of asylum seekers

The forced separation of asylum-seeker families in Switzerland came under scrutiny in Amnesty International’s annual report, released on Thursday.

Transparency International Switzerland ranked third-least corrupt country in index

The country has moved up two places in Transparency International’s (TI) 2017 Corruption Perceptions Index.

25 years of victim support Swiss victim of crime abroad? Tough luck

Switzerland has one of the most generous, state-funded victim support services in the world. However, it doesn’t benefit anyone attacked abroad.