Swiss back extending EU Accord

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Near full results show 59% of voters in Switzerland back the extension of labour accords to cover Bulgaria and Romania. This was on a 52% turnout. The opposition won a majority in four cantons out of 26. If the Swiss had voted no, it would have ended a number of important treaties between the EU and Switzerland. For more see Swissinfo

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