The events related to Noga, a Swiss company, cannot have a negative impacton the relations between Russia and Switzerland, Swiss ambassador to RussiaWalter Fetscherin said at a press conference in Moscow today. He assessedthe relations between the countries as excellent. Similar things happenboth to other companies and in other countries, he pointed out. Accordingto the ambassador, the specified events may be viewed as the reflection ofintense trade and economic cooperation between Russia and Switzerland. Atthe same time, as the Swiss diplomat stressed, in view of the rigiddivision of authorities, the Swiss leaders have no possibility to influencea court's judgements. .
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