Samuel Schmid - Quotes

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The desire for security must be balanced with our regard for liberty. ---->>>

There was the joke about Switzerland being an island surrounded by land. This was never true. ---->>>

Switzerland is part of the fight against terrorism. There is no neutrality against this threat. ---->>>


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Nationality: Swiss
Born: 01-08, 1947
Occupation: Politician

Samuel Schmid (born 8 January 1947 in Rüti bei Büren, Canton of Bern) is a Swiss politician who was a member of the Swiss Federal Council from 2000 to 2008. He was the head of the Federal Department of Defence, Civil Protection and Sports (notably acting as a defense minister for Switzerland). He was elected to the Federal Council on 6 December 2000 (wikipedia)