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Switzerland also accepts EU sanctions against Russia

The President of Switzerland has said that Russia’s attack on Ukraine is unacceptable and that he will accept sanctions imposed by the European Union on Russia, including confiscation of assets. Ignazio Cassis said on Monday that the assets of wealthy Russians who hoard money illegally would be confiscated. He said that Russia’s attack is unacceptable […]

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WHO calls on pharmaceutical companies to prepare to adjust vaccines against mutations

SwitzerlandThe World Health Organization (WHO) on December 3 called on pharmaceutical companies to prepare to modify existing vaccines to prevent future nCoV strains. At the United Nations meeting in Geneva, WHO spokesman Christian Lindmeier said an agency was studying the transmission and severity of the Omicron variant. “We strongly encourage vaccine manufacturers to start planning […]