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Embassy in Finland told about the Russians voting on amendments

The majority of citizens of Russia residing in Finland, voted against the amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation, the Russian Embassy in Helsinki.

All, according to the Embassy, voted 2273 people, including vs - 1349, for 920.

The former diplomat expressed the desire of the Soviet Union under Gorbachev to give Karelia to Finland

Former expert of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Finland, former diplomat, doctor of political science and writer and documentarian Yucca Seppinen said that the Soviet Union under Mikhail Gorbachev was allegedly ready to start negotiations on the transfer of Karelia. It is reported portal iltalehti.fi link to a new book, the former diplomat.

Approval Seppanen, Finland had chances to Karelia from the late 1980s to early 1990-ies, however, the President Mauno Koivisto took advantage of it.

Scientists have found COVID-19 in the wastewater Helsinki and Turku

Coronavirus was found in the wastewater of Helsinki and Turku, the national Institute for health and social development of Finland (THL).

"Study THL wastewater showed the presence of coronavirus in sewage in Helsinki and Turku, but no signs of the presence of the virus in the samples collected in Tampere, Kuopio and Oulu", - stated in the message.