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Two hostages, Swiss gunman die after Zurich standoff

Friday, 31 May 2019

A 60-year-old Swiss man apparently killed two female hostages and himself when a three-hour standoff ......

Life’s a ball in Vienna as city tops world rankings for 10th year

Wednesday, 13 March 2019

Vienna has been named the city with the best quality of life for a 10th consecutive year in a survey ......

Two shot dead in Zurich, police see no terror link

Friday, 23 February 2018

Two people died in a shooting in Zurich’s city center on Friday that police said did not ......

In pictures: Zurich Muslim prayer hall shooting

Tuesday, 20 December 2016

A man burst into a Muslim prayer hall in the Swiss city of Zurich on Monday and started shooting, ......

Terror and anger spill blood in Ankara, Berlin and Zurich

Tuesday, 20 December 2016

Chris Doyle is the director of CAABU (the London-based Council for Arab-British Understanding). He has worked with the Council since 1993 after graduating with a first class honors degree in Arabic and Islamic Studies at Exeter University. As the lead spokesperson for Caabu and as an acknowledged expert on the region, Chris is a frequent commentator on TV and Radio and gives numerous talks around the country on issues such as the Arab Spring, Libya, Syria, Palestine, Iraq, Islamophobia and the Arabs in Britain. He has had numerous articles published in the British and international media. He has travelled to nearly every country in the Middle East. He has organized and accompanied numerous British Parliamentary delegations to Arab countries. He tweets @Doylech.

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FIFA shows red card to hotel where police arrested officials

Thursday, 06 October 2016

The doormen at Zurich’s Baur au Lac hotel can put away their white sheets. There will be no ......

FIFA ethics committee investigates one of its own members

Monday, 04 April 2016

A member of the ethics committee responsible for rooting out corruption in soccer’s governing ......

U.S. files formal extradition request for 7 FIFA officials

Thursday, 02 July 2015

The United States has submitted a formal request for Switzerland to extradite seven FIFA officials ......

FIFA to elect Sepp Blatter successor in December

Wednesday, 10 June 2015

Scandal-hit FIFA is likely to elect a new president at a Dec. 16 emergency meeting in Zurich, the ......

Swiss police investigate bomb threat at FIFA congress

Friday, 29 May 2015

Swiss police said on Friday they were investigating an anonymous bomb threat at the FIFA congress in ......

Qatar World Cup probe after FIFA arrests

Wednesday, 27 May 2015

Nine high-ranking soccer officials, including two current vice-presidents of world governing-body ......

Swiss police arrest aspiring militant at Zurich airport

Thursday, 09 April 2015

A 25-year-old Swiss man suspected of trying to travel to Syria or Iraq to join Islamic militants has ......

Part of stolen World Cup trophy found in FIFA basement

Tuesday, 13 January 2015

A piece of the original World Cup trophy, which was stolen in Brazil in 1983 and never recovered, ......

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