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on June 20, 2016 in World News

Peaceful Neighbor: Finland Sees No Russian Threat, Defends Putin Talks

The recent cooling in the Russia-EU relationship has many top politicians turn their backs on Russia. Unlike his fellow leaders who seem to have put Vladimir Putin on the ignore list, Finland’s President Sauli Niinistö chose to maintain close ties with Russia, a choice he has been forced to defend ever since. © Flickr/ Defence Images Ten-Hut! Norway All Set to Become US Watchdog in the North Most recently, he had been put on the defensive in his own residence in Kultaranta in the vicinity of the town of Naantali during a summit with high-ranking politicians from neighboring Sweden. President Niinistö had to hold the Finnish line in favor of the...

The recent cooling in the Russia-EU relationship has many top politicians turn their backs on Russia. Unlike his fellow leaders who seem to have put Vladimir Putin on the ignore list, Finland’s President Sauli Niinistö chose to maintain close...

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