Blog – The Arctic Council Ministerial could have been worse

“The result could have been much worse.” So pronounced Finnish Foreign Minister Timo Soini at the press conference following the

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GPS jamming latest thorn in once-cordial relations between West and Russia

A smiling Jens Stoltenberg, then Norwegian PM, got his border zone ID card to enter the Pechenga region five years

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Finland summons Russian ambassador over GPS jamming

Russian Ambassador to Helsinki, Pavel Kuznetsov, was set to meet in Finland’s Foreign Ministry on Monday. Norway and Finland have

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Finnish President blasts Foreign Minister for attending anti-abortion rally in Canada

President of Finland Sauli Niinistö says he considers Foreign Minister Timo Soini’s public voicing of anti-abortion sentiment abroad to be

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Finnish FM defends presence at anti-abortion event while in Canada for Arctic Council meetings: report

On Wednesday, Finnish tabloid daily Iltalehti reported that Foreign Minister Timo Soini, who is Catholic, had participated in an anti-abortion

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