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Weather warning and wildfires: Switzerland bakes under new heatwave

Weather warning and wildfires: Switzerland bakes under new heatwave

Switzerland has triggered a weather warning for scorching temperatures and possible wildfires as highs of 40C are expected in the coming days.

Swiss privacy watchdog seeks details on Facebook currency

Swiss privacy watchdog seeks details on Facebook currency

Swiss authorities said Tuesday that they have written to the Libra Association, which is behind Facebook's planned cryptocurrency, seeking details on data protection risks involved in the project.

WATCH: American paraglider crashes into cliff face in Swiss Alps

WATCH: American paraglider crashes into cliff face in Swiss Alps

An American paraglider crashed into a cliff face as he soared through the Swiss Alps. The frightening incident was caught on his body camera.