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Finland expels nine Russian "diplomats"

Jun 6, 2023

The Finnish government has decided to expel nine employees of the Russian embassy because of intelligence activities.

This was reported by the government's press service.


The decision to expel the Russians was made by the Ministerial Committee on Foreign and Security Policy under the President and Government of Finland. It is noted that their activities are incompatible with diplomatic status.

The Finnish government said that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs would inform the Russian ambassador about this.

Author - Olena Madiak, 06/06/2023

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