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Finland announces ban on Russian tourists starting at midnight

Hindustan Times 30 Sep 2022
With the exception of Norway, which has only one border crossing with Russia, Finland has provided the last easily accessible land route to Europe for Russian holders of European Schengen-zone visas ... Russian citizens can still enter Finland, which shares a 1,340-kilometer (830-mile) land border with Russia, for family reasons, study or work.
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Finland Joins Baltics, Poland In Shutting Border To Russian Tourists

Radio Free Europe 30 Sep 2022
The move means Finland joins Poland and the Baltic states in barring tourists crossing their shared land borders with Russia ... “The decision in principle aims to completely prevent Russian tourism to Finland and the related transit through Finland,” Foreign Minister Pekka Haavisto said during a news conference.
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Finland closes one of its main motorways so fighter jet pilots can practice landings and ...

The Daily Mail 30 Sep 2022
Finland has closed one of its main motorways so fighter jets can practice landings and take-offs as it steps up war games amid tensions with Russia over the Ukraine invasion ... The exercise at the road base in Joutsa involved some 200 staff and Finland's F/A-18 Hornet fighter jets, older Hawk Mk 51 trainer planes and other military aircraft.
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Finland Bars Russian Tourists After Thousands Enter Country

Beijing News 30 Sep 2022
Reuters news service reports Finland saw an 80 percent increase in border crossings ... Finland shares a 1,340-kilometer land border with Russia, and Haavisto said the mobilization announcement 'had a significant impact' on the decision ... summer, which caused controversy in Finland.
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Finnish border closed to Russians with tourist visas

San Francisco Chronicle 30 Sep 2022
Finland has the longest border with Russia of all European Union member countries. With the exception of the one border crossing between Russia and Norway, Finland had provided the last easily accessible land route to Europe for Russian holders of European Schengen-zone visas.
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Finland closes border to Russians with tourist visas

Irish Independent 30 Sep 2022
With the exception of the one border crossing between Russia and Norway, Finland had provided the last easily accessible land route to Europe for Russian holders of European Schengen Zone visas.The Finnish government justified its decision by saying that continued arrivals of ...
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Russian billionaire charged with violating US sanctions

The Associated Press 30 Sep 2022
Finland announced that it would ban Russian citizens with tourist visas from entering the country starting Friday. With the exception of Norway, which has only one border crossing with Russia, Finland has provided the last easily accessible land route to Europe for Russian holders of European Schengen-zone visas.
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Bosnia election expected to re-legitimize a failing system

The Associated Press 30 Sep 2022
Finland announced that it would ban Russian citizens with tourist visas from entering the country starting Friday. With the exception of Norway, which has only one border crossing with Russia, Finland has provided the last easily accessible land route to Europe for Russian holders of European Schengen-zone visas.
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Nobel Prize season arrives amid war, nuclear fears, hunger

The Associated Press 30 Sep 2022
Finland announced that it would ban Russian citizens with tourist visas from entering the country starting Friday. With the exception of Norway, which has only one border crossing with Russia, Finland has provided the last easily accessible land route to Europe for Russian holders of European Schengen-zone visas.
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EXPLAINER: A deep dive into risks for undersea cables, pipes

The Associated Press 30 Sep 2022
Finland announced that it would ban Russian citizens with tourist visas from entering the country starting Friday. With the exception of Norway, which has only one border crossing with Russia, Finland has provided the last easily accessible land route to Europe for Russian holders of European Schengen-zone visas.
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Swedes don’t know if pipeline ruptures damaged power cable

The Associated Press 30 Sep 2022
Finland announced that it would ban Russian citizens with tourist visas from entering the country starting Friday. With the exception of Norway, which has only one border crossing with Russia, Finland has provided the last easily accessible land route to Europe for Russian holders of European Schengen-zone visas.
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US Navy’s newest carrier to deploy, train with NATO nations

The Associated Press 30 Sep 2022
Finland announced that it would ban Russian citizens with tourist visas from entering the country starting Friday. With the exception of Norway, which has only one border crossing with Russia, Finland has provided the last easily accessible land route to Europe for Russian holders of European Schengen-zone visas.
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EU set to adopt windfall levy, but no deal on gas price cap

The Associated Press 30 Sep 2022
Finland announced that it would ban Russian citizens with tourist visas from entering the country starting Friday. With the exception of Norway, which has only one border crossing with Russia, Finland has provided the last easily accessible land route to Europe for Russian holders of European Schengen-zone visas.
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Russia opens more border draft offices amid call-up exodus

McAlester News-Capital 30 Sep 2022
Finland announced that it would ban Russian citizens with tourist visas from entering the country starting Friday. With the exception of Norway, which has only one border crossing with Russia, Finland has provided the last easily accessible land route to Europe for Russian holders of European Schengen-zone visas.
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Entry of Russian citizens to Finland closed only for tourist visa holders, ambassador says

Egypt Independent 30 Sep 2022
The entry of Russian citizens to Finland is closed ... On Sunday, 8,314 Russians entered Finland via the Finnish-Russian land border — double that of the previous Sunday, the border guard’s head of international affairs tweeted at the time.

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