EU threatens to kick Switzerland out of passport-free zone in row over 'Fortress Europe'

EU threatens to kick Switzerland out of passport-free zone in row over ‘Fortress Europe’

Brussels has threatened to throw Switzerland out of the EU’s passport-free zone if it does not back paying more to the bloc’s border agency, as the country prepares to vote in a “Frontex-it” referendum on Sunday. The EU decided to boost Frontex numbers and staff after the 2015 migration crisis, which means an increase in …

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