Flooded by Asylum Seekers From Russia, Finland Shuts its Eastern Border For Two Weeks

Posted on AllSides November 29th, 2023
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Moscow ramps up pressure on Finland as under-the-radar retaliation for the Nordic country’s recent entry into NATO. The Russians are coming to Finland — or rather, people who somehow found themselves inside the Russian Federation but want to get out — but they will find the long border with the Nordic country is slammed shut. The entire Finnish frontier with Russia will essentially be sealed for the next two weeks in a bid to halt an unusually large flow of asylum seekers to Finland. The 830-mile land border, which traverses...

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