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European Union official von der Leyen visits the Finland-Russia border to assess security situation

Wtop 19 Apr 2024
In a statement issued after the visit, Orpo said that “the spring’s warmer weather increases the risk of Russia helping people illegally try to get to Finland via the land border … outside the border crossing points.”.
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European Union official von der Leyen visits Finland-Russia border to assess security situation

Newsday 19 Apr 2024
In a statement issued after the visit, Orpo said that “the spring’s warmer weather increases the risk of Russia helping people illegally try to get to Finland via the land border outside the border crossing points.”.
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Israel targets air defense system in Syria, state news agency says

Pittsburgh Tribune Review 19 Apr 2024
Von der Leyen was on a visit to part of Finland’s 832-mile land border with Russia — one of the EU’s longest external borders — with Finnish Prime Minister Petteri Orpo to see the migration that Helsinki is facing from Moscow.
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The Latest | Israel targets air defense system in Syria, state news agency says

Springfield News-Sun 19 Apr 2024
Von der Leyen was on a visit to part of Finland’s 1,340-kilometer (832-mile) land border with Russia — one of the EU’s longest external borders — with Finnish Prime Minister Petteri Orpo to see the ...
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The Latest | G7 warns of new sanctions against Iran as world reacts to apparent Israeli drone attack

North Shore News 19 Apr 2024
Von der Leyen was on a visit to part of Finland’s 1,340-kilometer (832-mile) land border with Russia — one of the EU’s longest external borders — with Finnish Prime Minister Petteri Orpo to see the migration that Helsinki is facing from Moscow.
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The Latest | G7 warns of new sanctions against Iran as world reacts to apparent ...

Springfield News-Sun 19 Apr 2024
Von der Leyen was on a visit to part of Finland’s 1,340-kilometer (832-mile) land border with Russia — one of the EU’s longest external borders — with Finnish Prime Minister Petteri Orpo to see the ...
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From Scottish mountains to a French village perched on a cliff edge and blockbuster Irish cliffs,...

The Daily Mail 14 Apr 2024
SALPAUSSELKA, FINLAND. The Salpausselka Unesco geopark is a 'land of glaciers but also of more than 800 lakes', notes the tome. Pictured here is the narrow Pulkkilanharju Esker, which stretches across Finland's second-largest lake, Paijanne ... Pictured ... .
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Reindeer skins and sonic looms: Borealis music festival dives into Sámi culture

The Observer 09 Apr 2024
... in Russia, timber in Finland or, increasingly, the building of windfarms on traditional reindeer herding lands in Norway, which is highly disruptive to the animals, affecting their migratory patterns.
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Finland shuts border with Russia due to organized migration

Beijing News 08 Apr 2024
Not long after Finland joined the NATO alliance late last year, it closed the 830-mile land border ... Since December 15, all eight Finland-Russia land border crossing points for people have been closed.
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EU country extends closure of border with Russia

Russia Today 05 Apr 2024
Finland has decided to keep land crossings closed indefinitely and to ban boats from entering several ports ... Finland, which joined NATO last year, closed its eastern land border in late November, after ...
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Finland extends closure of crossing stations on Russian border until further notice

Jurist 05 Apr 2024
The Thursday decision extends the closure of the eight border crossing points on the land borders between Finland and Russia announced in February, which was initially scheduled to end on April 14.
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Finland says border with Russia shut indefinitely

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette 05 Apr 2024
Finland closed the 830-mile land border late last year after more than 1,300 migrants without proper ... All eight Finland-Russia land border crossing points for people have been closed since Dec.
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Finland will keep its border with Russia closed until further notice over migration concerns

Newsday 04 Apr 2024
Finland closed the 1,340-kilometer (830-mile) land border late last year after more than 1,300 migrants ... All eight Finland-Russia land border crossing points for people have been closed since Dec.
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Finland extends Russia border closure indefinitely

The News International 04 Apr 2024
Finland will indefinitely extend the closure of land border ... Finland shut its land borders with Russia late last year amid a growing number of arrivals from countries including Syria and Somalia.
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