Category Archives: Finland

Hall of Fame | Finland denies export licence for Danfoss engines due to Crimea sanctions

While many EU countries turn a blind eye to their companies violating EU sanctions, there is at least one that assesses all the risks and denies export licenses if there exists the smallest chance that banned European equipment will be used in occupied Crimea. The country is Finland, which recently said “ei” to the plans of its company Danfoss to export engines

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Ukraine’s first 2-1 win in World Cup 2022 qualifier in Finland

21:17, 9 October 2021 – UNIAN World Cup qualification match between the national teams of Finland and Ukraine took place in Helsinki. The World Cup qualification match between the national teams of Finland and Ukraine took place in Helsinki. First-half goals from Andriy Yarmolenko and Roman Yaremchuk gave Ukraine a 2-1 win over Finland. West Ham United forward Yarmolenko put the

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Center for Countering Disinformation to protect Ukraine and its allies

At a meeting with the ambassadors of the G7, Finland, Israel, as well as the heads of the EU and NATO missions in Ukraine, Head of the Office of the President of Ukraine Andriy Yermak presented the work of the Center for Countering Disinformation and discussed opportunities for cooperation in information security. Yermak said that the idea of creating a

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Russia still hiding Stalin’s genocidal crimes against Finns and Norwegians after 80 years

Edited by: A. N. One of the most obscure aspects of Stalin’s rule was his deportation of Finns and Norwegians in 1940 away from the Soviet border and the destruction of most of them in the GULAG. Few studies have been prepared on this act of genocide, and Putin’s FSB wants to keep it that way. Officers of the Russian security service have just confiscated the

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Winter War: The 1939 Soviet Invasion Of Finland In Crystal-Clear Photos

NOVEMBER 23, 2019 02:01 GMT An archive of thousands of images of the Soviet Union’s 1939 invasion of Finland have been scanned and digitized, revealing the harrowing human details of the David vs. Goliath struggle. – By Amos Chapple On November 30, 1939, nearly half a million Soviet troops stormed into Finland, beginning what would become known as the Winter War.

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Finnish journalist Jessikka Aro on exposing Russian trolls and the backlash she never anticipated

Jessikka Aro, a journalist in Finland, was harassed after reporting on the rise of abusive pro-Russian posts on the Internet. EDMONTON, Canada — Long before the world knew about Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, Jessikka Aro was already looking into social media propaganda and the info warriors attempting to influence the Finnish people. The investigative journalist published a series

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