Finnish Defense Minister Antti Häkkänen says Finland plans a substantial increase in artillery ammunition production for Ukraine, with the production price tag at tens of millions of euros.
Proposed protest activities included anti-Türkish and anti-Erdogan demonstrations in major cities around Europe.
Russo-Ukrainian war, day 643: Ukrainian society shows high level of unity despite ongoing Russian aggression
The survey found that Ukrainians remain united in the face of the Russian invasion. Ukraine's 2024 budget allocates $2.4 billion for arms production to boost defense capabilities.
All checkpoints on the Finnish-Russian border will be closed for at least two weeks due to the influx of illegal migrants from Russia.
Russia’s attempt to create a migrant crisis at the Finnish border likely failed due to the Finnish authorities’ fast reaction, according to the ISW.
Yussi Halla-aho equated Russia's aggression against Finland and Ukraine, expressed disappointment post-Soviet Russia didn't change, showed Finland's solidarity with Ukraine including most Finnish MPs calling the Holodomor a Soviet genocide of Ukrainians.
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Finland has closed half of its border crossings with Russia for three months to prevent illegal migration, as hundreds of asylum seekers have arrived from Russia in the past week.
This 20th package from Finland since Russia's full-scale invasion brings the total value of Finnish military aid to around 1.5 billion euros.
Finish Prime Minister Petteri Orpo said this restriction aims to limit crossings by people with "incomplete travel documents."
"Protecting critical infrastructure facilities and ensuring public safety during the autumn-winter period are currently our top priorities. We can rely on Finland's support in this area as well," Ukraine's Interior Minister Klymenko said.
Finnish investigators reconstructed the sequence of events during the Balticconnector accident.
"Assistance for rescue services makes up about 20 per cent of all the assistance Finland has sent Ukraine through the EU’s Civil Protection Mechanism," Finland's Interior Minister said.
The US will spearhead training for Ukrainian pilots on F-16 jets. Finland and other Ukrainian allies have bolstered military aid. Meanwhile, Russia suffered heavy losses in the Avdiyivka offensive and kept striking Ukrainian civilians.
Germany, Britain, and Poland are the largest donors to Ukraine in terms of GDP.
Finland’s military assistance to Ukraine reaches €1.4 billion with the latest package.
Balticconnector ensures gas transportation between Finland, Estonia, and Latvia, helping these NATO countries reduce dependence on Russian gas.
Finland allocated 92 million euros to alleviate the consequences of the Russian invasion of Ukraine.
Finland will send more weaponry to help Ukraine defend itself and repel the Russian invasion, the Finnish government…
Finland will provide the 18th military aid package to Ukraine, which will include heavy weapons and ammunition, Finnish…