Vaduz/Zurich, May 24, 2013
Switzerland and the USA have much in common: both are long-established democracies with cosmopolitan societies. However, relations between the two countries are under some strain because of continuing tax issues relating to US citizens. What does this mean for traditional Swiss-American friendship? In this video, Ellen Frick-Delman, the USA’s Honorary Consul in Switzerland, gives her personal view of the situation.
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