Bern is doing everything to promote its candidacy for the UN Security Council, although it has so far had no competitor. What’s the point?
Posted: 11/14/2020, 10:26 p.m.
The 29 last October in New York. It’s’effervescence at the headquarters of the Swiss mission to the UN in full cheart from Manhattan. On is getting ready to enjoy a virtual raclette with representatives of the 191 member countries of the Organization of Nations Udenied. Each of them received at home a miniraclette oven and a portion of cheese. In front of the screen, an instructor is ready to guide them.
Moments earlier, online from Bern, sAt the back of the snow-capped Matterhorn, the President of the Confederation Simonetta Sommaruga sent a vibrant message to these diplomats around the world: «Please support Switzerland in June 2022.»