EU Council Receives Note From Switzerland on EU Membership Withdrawal

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“A letter with the notification on withdrawal of Switzerland’s application for EU membership was received last Wednesday,” the spokesperson told RIA Novosti.

Switzerland submitted an application for accession to the European Union on May 20, 1992. Currently, Switzerland enjoys free trade with the bloc, while Swiss citizens enjoy free movement within the Schengen area.

Full article: EU Council Receives Note From Switzerland on EU Membership Withdrawal (Sputnik News)

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