Home Tags Finns party

Tag: finns party

Airport exercise sparks Finns Party conspiracy theory

A training exercise at Helsinki Airport has fueled a conspiracy theory from a senior politician. Finnish Customs Tulli is working with other first responders at...

‘Finland or death’ school cleared over Finns Party poster

A school in Tampere, its head teacher and other officials have been cleared of any wrongdoing over a poster competition for 9th grade students...

HS poll shows growing support for opposition parties

The latest political polling from Helsingin Sanomat shows the right wing populist Finns Party gaining more ground with 22.4% support from potential voters. The survey,...

“See you in court!” Finns Party Youth loses final finance appeal...

The Finns Party Youth has lost a final ruling about paying back tens of thousands of government money - but the group tells the...

Opposition accuses minister of “flirting with anarchy” over police probe

Opposition MP Tom Packalén (Finns) has written an open letter to Interior Minister Maria Ohisalo (Green) accusing her of "flirting with anarchy" after a weekend protest in...

Disinformation discussion ‘beyond the grasp’ of Finns Party politicians

Finns Party politicians at the European Parliament have voted repeatedly this month to block efforts to fight disinformation and interference by foreign governments in...

Finns Party leaders questions rule of law, after Oulu MP convicted...

Senior figures in the nationalist Finns Party have questioned rule of law in Finland, and suggested the judiciary is biased, after another one of...

Cheers of support as Finns Party MP goes on trial over...

Finns Party Member of Parliament Sebastian Tynkkynen is on trial today in Oulu, facing charges over alleged anti-Islam posts he wrote on social media. Tynkkynen, a...

Police to politician: Facebook ban is not a crime

Police in Tampere have carried out a thorough investigation... and come to the conclusion that if Facebook bans you, no crime has been committed. Officers...

Finns Party MP ‘Brother Christmas’ in court facing charity financial charges

A Finns Party Member of Parliament Ari Koponen is on trial at East Uusimaa District Court today, facing charges relating to his charity fundraising work...