Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves says Switzerland, which refrained from joining most of the rest of Europe in applying punitive sanctions against Russia, has placed its own interests and banking sector ahead of European values.
Toomas Hendrik Ilves
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"Switzerland will have to live with criticism that they have foregone establishing their own sanctions in order to gain a more favored situation in the banking sector," Ilves told the Swiss newspaper Sonntagszeitung, published Sunday.

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