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Swiss back new citizenship rules in defeat for right wing

A leaflet with the title "Yes to the ban on veiling'' lies on the table at the reunion of the Swiss People's Party SVP in Dornach, Switzerland, Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017. Swiss voters were deciding Sunday whether to make it easier for "third-generation foreigners" to get Swiss citizenship and whether to lock in competitive low tax rates for foreign companies in Switzerland. (Peter Klaunzer/Keystone via AP)

 
A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on February 13, 2017, on page 9.

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