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Farewell to Army? Best-armed Swiss shift opinion to abolish militia

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Published on Feb 13, 2011

Despite its neutral and peaceful image, Switzerland has a strong military tradition. It is Europe's best-armed nation, where every male citizen under 50 years old is a reserve soldier. Many question why a country that hasn't been involved in any military conflict for 200 years should have an army at all.

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