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US authorizes another missile sale to NATO hopeful

Russia Today 02 Dec 2022
The latest deal is the third major weapon transaction with Finland since the start of November ... Finland – which shares a 1,340 kilometer (832 mile) land border with Russia – applied to join NATO together with its neighbor Sweden back in May, both voicing security concerns amid Moscow’s military operation in Ukraine.
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Finland talks up need to arm Ukraine in meeting with Jacinda Ardern

NewstalkZB 29 Nov 2022
Ardern said that the visit, the first by a Finnish prime minister, was an opportunity to gain insight on the conflict from a country very close to it - Finland shares a long land border with Russia. “The conflict, I am very aware, is literally on Finland’s doorstep,” Ardern said.
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US approves arms sales to NATO applicant

Russia Today 29 Nov 2022
The potential deal with Finland involves tactical missiles and glide bombs, the Defense Department says ... Finland, which shares a 1,340-kilometer (832-mile) land border with Russia, applied to join NATO together with its neighbor Sweden in May, voicing concerns over security amid Moscow’s military operation in Ukraine.
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Europe’s indigenous people continue to struggle for self-determination in Finland

Anadolu Agency 29 Nov 2022
In Finland, not much ... The Sami Council estimates that there are 100,000-150,000 Sami in Finland, Sweden, Norway, and Russia in the land known as Sapmi, currently governed by an “outdated” law that essentially is an existential threat to the Sami Parliament in Finland.
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'We humiliated ourselves': Sweden’s bid to join NATO meets continued resistance from Turkey

Raw Story 28 Nov 2022
After Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and more than 200 years of non-military alignment, the Nordic country finally broke with tradition and applied for NATO membership along with Finland ... But in the long run, Lund said Turkey has a lot to gain from approving Sweden and Finland’s NATO memberships.
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Russia's New Maritime Doctrine: “Hybrid War With the Collective West"

The Maritime Executive 28 Nov 2022
Redesigning Borders on Land and at Sea ... the Russian Federation believes it is in the business of redesigning borders, both on land and at sea ... If in the Baltic Sea the military balance is quite favorable to the Alliance, especially after the accession of Sweden and Finland, then the Black Sea becomes more vulnerable.
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American teenager Malinin and Japan's Mihara star on the ice in Espoo

Urdu Point 26 Nov 2022
Espoo, Finland, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 27th Nov, 2022 ) .American ... The reigning world junior champion turned up in Finland after landing only the second quadruple axel ever performed in competition last month to become Skate America's youngest-ever men's champion.
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Finnish 'party' prime minister to land in Australia next week - after shrugging off nightclub ...

The Daily Mail 24 Nov 2022
Finland's 'party' prime minister will make history next week when she lands in Australia. Sanna Marin is the youngest prime minister in Finland's history and will become the first Finnish leader to visit down under when she arrives to deliver a speech at the Lowy Institute.
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The day Northern Ireland don’t want me is the day I’ll retire, says Niall McGinn as he eyes path to Euro 2024

Belfast Telegraph 24 Nov 2022
... content when Northern Ireland were grouped with Denmark, Slovenia, Finland, Kazakhstan and San Marino. The draw brought back memories of Euro 2016 and all that when Michael O’Neill’s men landed Greece, Hungary, Romania, Finland and Faroe Islands in qualifying and topped the table.
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On Europe's new frontlines, red tape, politics and potholes hamper defence

The Times of India 23 Nov 2022
In Finland, defence forces have been assembling modular military fortifications and practising landing jets on the highways ... Finland’s Air Forces, which ordered a new fleet of F-35s for $9.4 billion last December, practise landing and take-off on a dozen reserve road runways every year.
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It Was Never About Ukraine

Antiwar 23 Nov 2022
... and economic progress within Eastern Europe.” At the same time, the State Department approved the potential sale of guided multiple launch rocket systems to Finland to bolster “the land and air defense capabilities in Europe's northern flank.”.
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On Europe’s new frontlines, red tape, politics and potholes hamper defence

FX Empire 21 Nov 2022
In Finland, defence forces have been assembling modular military fortifications and practising landing jets on the highways ... Finland’s Air Forces, which ordered a new fleet of F-35s for $9.4 billion last December, practise landing and take-off on a dozen reserve road runways every year.
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Finland plans to bolster its border with Russia

Daily Bulletin 19 Nov 2022
It closed its border to Russia at the end of September, around the time traffic over the Finland-Russia land frontier intensified as Russians tried to flee Vladimir Putin’s “partial mobilization” of hundreds of thousands of citizens to fight in the war.
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Sauna like a Scandi: 25 dreamy winter retreats

The Times/The Sunday Times 17 Nov 2022
On similar latitudes to much of Britain, the good folk of Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Finland embrace winter ... In Finland and Sweden many such cabins are in Lapland wilderness resorts ... Nangu in Finland ... Nangu, Lake Inari, Finland ... Muotka Wilderness Lodge in Finland ... Muotka Wilderness Lodge, Sodankyla, Finland ... Levi Spirit in Finland ... The Baro in Finland.
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A trip to Markham to visit Eli good for the soul

Hibbing Daily Tribune 12 Nov 2022
It was a chilly day, the 5th of November, a day to take a leisurely drive down the Vermilion Trail to Markham ... Oh, Eli wasn’t there there. He died 65 years ago. Eli was born Elias Vertanen in 1870 in Karstula, Finland, immigrated to America, and lived to be 87, dying in 1957. The hard-working man of the land was laid to rest in the Markham Cemetery ... .

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