The Spanish government congratulated Switzerland on Sunday on the result of the referendum on restrictions on the entry of EU citizens to the country in which the so-called “moderate immigration initiative” was rejected.
“The Spanish government congratulates the Swiss people on the result of today’s referendum day (…). This result supports the existing regime of free movement
between the European Union and Switzerland, “emphasizes the executive.
These existing agreements “laid the foundations for the development of mutually beneficial relationships in various areas that have favored economic growth and employment.” “It is a particularly important decision in the current situation marked by the crisis caused by the coronavirus-19,” he argued.
“The result of today’s vote underscores the need
Developing relations between the EU and
Switzerland. Spain supports the efforts in this direction, which are crucial for this
achieve higher levels of well-being and prosperity for citizens, “the text concludes.