Berne

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Berne,

Switzerland: see BernBern
or Berne
, canton (1990 pop. 937,365), 2,658 sq mi (6,883 sq km), W central Switzerland. The second most populous and second largest canton of the country, Bern comprises three sections—the Bernese Alps, or Oberland [Ger.
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For a start the venue will be in the neutral city of Berne.
The present-day canton of Berne originated as the Bernese Republic, an extension of the city of Berne, founded in 1191 by the German nobleman Duke Berchtold von Zahringen, who also commissioned the construction of Burgdorf, Thun, Murten, Fribourg and Rheinfelden.
Sports Record can reveal that the Dutchman, sacked by Real Betis on Tuesday morning, met Celtic chief executive Allan MacDonald the same evening in the Swiss city of Berne.
Mirror Sport can reveal that the Dutchman, sacked by Real Betis on Tuesday morning, met Celtic chief executive Allan MacDonald the same evening in the Swiss city of Berne.
The bungled operation took place in the cellar of a building in a wealthy neighbourhood of the city of Berne.