HELSINKI (Sputnik) - Troops of Estonia's Second Infantry Brigade are learning to fly the US-manufactured unmanned reconnaissance drone RQ-20 Puma, the Estonian Defense Forces reported on Friday.
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The leading newspapers in two nuclear waste management forerunner countries, Finland and France, fulfill their 'watchdog' roles in highly distinct ways. The Finnish Helsingin Sanomat (HS) tends to reproduce government and industry framings, whereas...
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Microsoft today announced the expanded availability of Surface Duo in Europe. Surface Duo is now available for business and education customers in the following countries: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Ireland, Italy, Netherlands, Sweden and...
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Finland's Secrurity and Intelligence Service has described "Great Replacement" as a "conspiracy theory" that suggests an existential threat to the Western white population posed by immigration and multiculturalism.
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Before Finland's unique experiment with a nationwide basic income scheme, that also included other incentives such as tax breaks, it had been widely suggested that it might boost employment and solve other issues plaguing labour markets, such as...
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Protests against the restrictive measures took place over the weekend in Germany as well as several other European nations, including Poland, the Netherlands, Belgium, and Finland.
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Once notorious for its bland food and long, harsh winters, Finland's repeated success in the annual happiness rankings has helped transform the country's global reputation, boosting tourism and business.
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Even in the 1930s nations were experimenting with radio-controlled tanks.
Key point: Many weapons are not as new as we would like to think. However, weapons such as drones have certainly gotten more...
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According to a cross-party report backed by the country's foreign minister, conflicts on the African continent have a major effect on Europe in general and Finland in particular.
Changing land use and the changing climate have both contributed towards supplementary feeding of reindeer becoming an established practice in the reindeer husbandry areas of Finland, Sweden and Norway. According to a recent Nordic research report,...
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Finnish President Sauli Niinistö emphasised that restrictions on movement may once again prove necessary to rein in the spread of mutated coronavirus strains. As he put it, Finland is in a situation where there will only be more problems. Given the...
Zooming out, the carrier landing is a small event. But it is noteworthy given the larger context of Finland partnering more with the NATO countries.
Here's What You Need to Remember: In recent years Finland’s military...
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Finland is looking for a new fighter. Could the Gripen fit the bill?
Here's What You Need to Remember: Another interesting aspect of the Gripen offer is the inclusion of dedicated electronic warfare pods in addition...
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MOSCOW (Sputnik) - NATO's position hinders implementation of Finland's initiative on safe flights over the Baltic Sea, as the alliance does not agree that all military aircraft should have their identification transponders switched on while flying...
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President Donald Trump speaks during an event commemorating the repatriation of Native American remains and artifacts from Finland in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, DC, September 17, 2020.
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The US has some of the highest child poverty levels in the developed world, closer to Bulgaria and Chile than the UK or Germany, and far behind leaders like Finland and Denmark.https://datawrapper.dwcdn.net/TNHJm/1/That could change if a child...
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The effects of the purge could be seen in the disastrous winter war with Finland in 1939-1940.
Here's What You Need to Know: Joseph Stalin purged his officer corps of thousands of talented leaders before...
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Designed by Studio Puisto, Niliaitta is a futuristic take on the elevated wooden huts utilized by the indigenous Samí people to store food. Read more...More about Design, Mashable Video, Architecture, Sustainability, and Finland
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