The arms trade: a highly political issue in Switzerland

According to the latest figures from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), worldwide arms sales between 2011 and 2015 climbed by 14% compared to the previous five years. The arms industry is growing and Swiss businesses such as RUAG (a federally owned defense company) are playing a part. Figures from the State Secretariat for … Continue reading The arms trade: a highly political issue in Switzerland