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NATO chief meets Polish president on TERROR issues

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on Thursday started his two-day visit to Poland by meeting with Polish President Andrzej Duda in Belweder Palace in Warsaw. Via: Xinhua  Stoltenberg first met the Polish president for a one-on-one discussion, which is to be followed by a plenary meeting, where the president would be joined by Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski, head of the National ...

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Finnish Muslim asylum seekers on their way to Sweden

Hundreds of Muslim asylum seekers intend to cross the border to Haparanda hoping to get asylum in Sweden. “They do not feel safe anymore,” said asylum activist Nuor Dawood. All are Muslim Iraqis, Somalis and Afghans.  Via: Esko Pihkala   Turku’s largest newspaper Turun Sanomat reports that a group of asylum seekers, including many women and children, will gather in Torneå and ...

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Finnish Professor: Sweden is a major threat to Finland than Russia

Due to the great Muslim immigration to Sweden, Sweden can pose a greater threat to Finland than Russia. Paul Lillrank, professor at the Department of Production Economics at Aalto University, writes in HBL. Via: Paul Lillrank        Earlier, he saw Putin and Russia as the biggest security risk to Finland. Now Professor Paul Lillrank has changed. Sweden is probably a bigger threat, he thinks. The ...

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Published today in Finland: In Sweden there are 23 No go zone areas, none in Finland

The Swedish police are getting worse when gangsters cunning the suburbs. In Finland, the situation has been blocked by mixing housing types and cooperation between the authorities. Via: yle.fi    – Help us! Please help us! We need to get the municipalities involved, summoning Swedish Deputy Prime Minister Dan Eliasson at a June press conference to municipal representatives to help the police cope with ...

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2 dead, 8 injured in Finland stabbing attack

A KNIFEMAN killed two people and injured six people, including a woman pushing a baby in a pram, in a stabbing spree in Finland. Via:  Angela Dewan         At least two people were killed and six others hospitalized Friday in a stabbing attack at two markets in the Finnish city of Turku, police said. Officers took a suspect ...

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Nordic leaders clutch soccer ball in hopes of going viral

Scandanavian and Icelandic leaders appear to be poking some fun at President Trump. As spotted by Digg, the official Twitter account of the The Nordic Council and Nordic Council of Ministers posted a tweet earlier today showing Nordic heads of government jointly holding a soccer ball. Via: Dong Ngo The photo, embedded above, shows the prime ministers of Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland and Iceland showing ...

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German woman killed and Afghan guard beheaded in Kabul

Gunmen in the Afghan capital Kabul have attacked a guesthouse, killing a German woman and beheading an Afghan guard. Via: bbc.com The attackers stormed a guesthouse run by a Swedish NGO, Operation Mercy, at about 23:30 (19:00 GMT) on Saturday, the Afghan interior ministry said. A second woman, from Finland, is missing and has possibly been kidnapped, the ministry said. In ...

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Support for right groups setting the tone for migration debate

A meeting heard that Denmark, Hungary and Sweden have launched official adverts either at home or abroad to “make it as obvious as possible” that certain migrants are not welcome. Via: Martin Banks                            Support for far-right parties and groups in several countries is growing and they are “setting ...

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Sweden and Denmark have highest rates of sexual harassment in Europe

Sweden and Denmark are the countries with the highest rates of sexual harassment in the EU. A chart compiled by Statista for The Independent shows the percentage of people who said they experienced sexual harassment as adults in the EU’s member states. Via: independent.co.uk  The results are based on data from 2012, published by the European Agency for Fundamental Rights, in its ...

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Finnish TV channel: ‘Sweden is crap’

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A Finnish TV channel was left red-faced on Tuesday after it accidentally broadcast text insulting Sweden during its live morning news bulletin. MTV3 – a Finnish TV station not related to the American network of a similar name – had a routine start to its 7.30am news show, as anchor Jouni Sipilä opened with a report about Donald Trump’s plans ...

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