Swiss Vote For Tighter Immigration Laws


A Swiss National Flag waves as pedestrians cross the dreirosenbruecke... News PhotoBasel,Emigration and Immigration,Horizontal,National Flag,Patriotism,Pedestrian,Plain,Politics,Rose - Flower,Social Issues,Switzerland,Tree,WavingPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2014 Getty ImagesBASEL SWITZERLAND - FEBRUARY 14: A Swiss National Flag waves as pedestrians cross the dreirosenbruecke or three roses Bridge between the tree nations frontier on February 14, 2014 at Basel,Switzerland. Swiss citizens voted with a narrow majority in favour of measures to curb immigration from European Union countries in a move that will require Swiss officials to renegotiate several treaties with the EU. The referendum was launched by the right-wing Swiss People's Party (SVP). Approximately one quarter of people living in Switzerland are foreigners. (Photo by Michele Tantussi/Getty Images)