Mexico recovers two pre-Columbian sculptures from Switzerland

Mexico recovers two pre-Columbian sculptures from Switzerland

The objects were confiscated in Basel; it is suspected that they were imported from Canada. The Swiss Ministry of Culture returned to Mexico on Thursday two pre-Columbian funerary archaeological objects before the arrival of the Spanish, previously intercepted during a cantonal criminal proceeding in Basel, city of the European country. … Read more

Switzerland imposed sanctions against the Iranian regime for supplying drones to Russia for its attacks on Ukraine

Switzerland imposed sanctions against the Iranian regime for supplying drones to Russia for its attacks on Ukraine

File photo of the launch of a drone during a military exercise in an undisclosed location in Iran, in this image released on August 25, 2022 by the Iranian Army (WANA via REUTERS) (WANA NEWS AGENCY /) Swiss authorities adopted sanctions against the Iranian regime on Wednesday for supplying drones … Read more

The United States created a fund in Switzerland to manage Afghan reserves without the influence of the Taliban

The United States created a fund in Switzerland to manage Afghan reserves without the influence of the Taliban

This decision comes after the failure of negotiations between the Taliban and the US administration to unlock some 7,000 million dollars frozen for 13 months in the United States. REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao (Yuriko Nakao/) The US government announced on Wednesday the creation of a fund in Switzerland to manage 3.5 billion … Read more

Switzerland hosts in Lugano the international conference for the reconstruction of Ukraine

Switzerland hosts in Lugano the international conference for the reconstruction of Ukraine

Destroyed buildings in a kyiv suburb (AFP/file) (DANIEL LEAL/) Political leaders, representatives of international institutions and businessmen will participate this Monday and Tuesday in the Lugano Conferencewhich will draw the roadmap of the future reconstruction of Ukrainewhere Russia has been waging an intense war for more than four months. The … Read more

They asked for one year and eight months in prison for Blatter and Platini for fraud in Switzerland

They asked for one year and eight months in prison for Blatter and Platini for fraud in Switzerland

Jpseph Blatter and Michel Platini in an archive photo (AFP) Swiss prosecutors demanded a conditional prison sentence of 20 months for michel platini and former FIFA president Joseph Blatter, accusing them of defrauding soccer’s governing body. Both former leaders are being tried for a payment of about USD 2 million … Read more