Federal Council press conferences

Federal Council 2019: Ueli Maurer, Simonetta Sommaruga, Alain Berset, Guy Parmelin, Ignazio Cassis, Viola Amherd, Karin Keller-Sutter
Federal Council 2019: Ueli Maurer, Simonetta Sommaruga, Alain Berset, Guy Parmelin, Ignazio Cassis, Viola Amherd, Karin Keller-Sutter © Federal Chancellery of Switzerland

The Swiss Federal Council regularly holds press conferences on European policy. For this purpose, the Federal Chancellery maintains a YouTube channel containing press conferences and their abstracts, along with a number of explainer videos. Selected press conferences on current European policy are posted further down.

Press conferences on European policy (de,fr,it)

The Swiss Federal Council YouTube channel (de,fr,it)

Selected press conferences on European policy 

7 June 2019

Federal Councillors Cassis and Parmelin on the institutional agreement.

7 June 2019

Federal Councillor Keller-Sutter on the initiative of limitation.

19 May 2019

Federal Councillor Keller-Sutter on the acceptance of the implementation of the EU firearms directive into the Swiss law.

15 February 2019

Federal Councillor Keller-Sutter on the popular vote of 19 May 2019.