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Switzerland

Hypothekarbank Lenzburg AG Reaches Resolution under US Justice Department's Swiss Bank Program - @TheJusticeDept

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FIFA corruption case

US asks Switzerland to give priority to its request for extradition of ex-FIFA official Julio Rocha over Nicaragua's; Swiss say they'll decide next month - @Reuters

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mergers & acquisitions

Monsanto drops bid to buy Swiss agricultural chemical maker Syngenta - @Jonssonville

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Switzerland

Update: At least 1 person died in plane crash at airshow in northern Switzerland, police say - @AP

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Switzerland

2 planes collide in airshow in northern Switzerland, fire department says; no information on injuries, casualties - @AP

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Explosion in central Bangkok, Aug. 17, 2015

Photo: French/Swiss man who was briefly held by Thai police for looking similar to Bangkok bomber sketch - @siranphon_ch7

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Explosion in central Bangkok, Aug. 17, 2015

More: French/Swiss man who looked similar to Bangkok bomber sketch and was held at Don Mueang International Airport is released - @vaitor

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FIFA corruption case

FIFA official Julio Rocha agrees to extradition from Switzerland to Nicaragua, Swiss justice ministry says - @AFP

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Iran nuclear program deal

Switzerland to lift sanctions against Iran, effective Aug. 13; sanctions have been in place since January 2014 - @Reuters

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Canton of Valais, CH

Swiss police identify remains of 2 Japanese climbers who went missing 45 years ago - @AP

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Switzerland

3 Swiss banks agree to pay $8.4 million in penalties to US for helping Americans avoid taxes - @Reuters

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2020 Olympics

IOC will select between Brasov, Romania and Lausanne, Switzerland as host city for the Winter Youth Olympic Games 2020 on Friday - @iocmedia

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FIFA corruption case

British comedian who showed FIFA's Sepp Blatter with fake dollar bills is charged by Swiss police - @Reuters

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US-Cuba relations

Secretary of State John Kerry thanks Switzerland for performing its role as a protecting power during the decades of broken diplomatic relations between US and Cuba

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FIFA corruption case

Prosecutors say Jeffrey Webb, 1 of 7 FIFA executives arrested in Switzerland, will be arraigned today in federal court in Brooklyn - @AP

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FIFA corruption case

Swiss officials reportedly extradited Jeffrey Webb, FIFA vice president and CONCACAF president, to the US - @NBCSports

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FIFA corruption case

Switzerland extradites first of seven FIFA suspects to US, Federal Office of Justice confirms - @AFP

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Olten, Canton of Solothurn, Switzerland

Video: A huge column of smoke in Olten, Switzerland - @virtualink

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FIFA corruption case

Ex-FIFA official Jeffrey Webb agrees to be extradited to US from Switzerland, says source - @business

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FIFA corruption case

1 of 7 FIFA officials detained in Switzerland in a corruption probe agrees to be extradited to the United States - @Reuters

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