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Switzerland votes to limit EU immigration

Switzerland votes to limit EU immigration

Switzerland voted Sunday to impose curbs on immigration by European Union citizens, in an exceedingly close referendum that threatened to ignite a row with Brussels.

“This is a turning point in our immigration policy,” said Toni Brunner, head of the Swiss People’s Party (SVP), which piloted the referendum campaign in a country that has steadfastly resisted joining the EU.

AP

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