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Tasks of the Armed Forces

Three tasks – one goal: Security for our country. The Swiss Armed Forces defends our country and people against a military attack. It supports the civilian authorities in dealing with natural disasters and in countering serious threats to internal security. And it assists within the context of international peace support and humanitarian aid.

Swiss Armed Forces Bundeshaus Ost
CH-3003 Bern

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Swiss Armed Forces

Bundeshaus Ost
CH-3003 Bern

World Economic Forum (WEF)

World Economic Forum (WEF)

The Swiss Armed Forces contribute significantly to security at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos. The canton of Graubünden has operational responsibility for the event during which the military can deploy up to 5,000 soldiers. The CUMINAIVEL (Romansh for 'together') news portal provides the latest information on the armed forces' activities at the WEF.

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Issues

SWISS PEACE SUPPORTER 2020/3

Contributions for peace in sub-Saharan Africa

SWISS PEACE SUPPORTER 2020/2

Duty of care for international deployments

SWISS PEACE SUPPORTER 2020/1

Swiss specialists in African Training Centres

SWISS PEACE SUPPORTER 2019/4

The art of permanent recruitment