Some 73.2 per cent of Swiss said “no” to proposals by the anti-military group,
Group for a Switzerland Without an Army, to have either a professional army
or one made up of volunteers.
Neutral Switzerland has not been invaded since the Napoleonic Wars of the
early 19th century.
Hey, you don’t suppose that the fact that Switzerland has generally had a very good army would have anything to do with that, do you?