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Uzbek gas exports ‘controlled through Swiss firm’

The Uzbek president's daughter controlled central Asia's hydrocarbons market through a Swiss-based firm, according to leaked US diplomatic cables.

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Swiss ease Egypt travel curbs

Switzerland on Thursday lifted restrictions on travel to Egypt's Red Sea resorts but warned that non-urgent visits to the rest of the country should be avoided.

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Six hurt in Alpine helicopter crash

Six people were injured when their helicopter crashed Thursday on the Swiss alps, Swiss police said.