Switzerland: «The power of the government is quite limited because the population very often can make the last decision»

The President of the Swiss Confederation, Simonetta Sommaruga, interviewed by Hromadske Radio.

Show hosts

Andriy Kulykov

Switzerland: «The power of the government is quite limited because the population very often can make the last decision»
https://media.blubrry.com/hromadska_hvylya/static.hromadske.radio/2020/07/Sommaruga-Interview-July-2020.mp3
https://media.blubrry.com/hromadska_hvylya/static.hromadske.radio/2020/07/Sommaruga-Interview-July-2020.mp3
Switzerland: «The power of the government is quite limited because the population very often can make the last decision»
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During the first ever official visit of any Swiss President to Ukraine, Andriy Kulykov talked to Ms Simonetta Sommaruga on Switzerland’s humanitarian help to people on the East of Ukraine, where the Russian aggression goes on; on possibilities of mutually advantageous cooperation between Switzerland and Ukraine; on specifics of multiculturalism in the Swiss Confederation, and whether referanda are really the best way to consult with the citizens.

You may listen to the Ukrainian-voiceovered version of the interview here.