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Anti-Semitic vandalism prompts diplomatic protests and Jewish community concern

The graffiti appeared recently in Helsinki. Swastikas and the Nazi SS symbol spray-painted on the side of a utility box alongside the letters LVP. It might...

Russia military expansion close to Finnish coast

The Russian military says it's building a helicopter base just 35km off the Finnish coast. The new facility is close to Kotka, on an island...

Supo: Finland faces more aggressive cyber threats from Russia and China

Finland is facing an increasingly robust cyber security threat; tracking returning IS militants; and dealing with a high number of foreign spies operating on...

Parliament approves new Intelligence Act

The Finnish parliament approved a new Intelligence Act this week, which the government says will better equip law enforcement agencies to face potential security threats. Previously,...

Safe Finland? Government publishes new internal security review

The government has published a new assessment of Finland's internal security and concludes that Finland's the safest country in the world. The report focuses on four...

SUPO warns of increased terror links in Finland

The Finnish security police SUPO issued a warning on Monday, that the number of people they're tracking inside the country with possible links to...

Security strike: “many companies would pay their receptionists better, but not...

Finland is facing yet another day of strikes, as thousands of security guards take part in industrial action over three days from Wednesday to...

Immigration Service Continues Afghanistan Return Freeze

The Finnish Immigration Service Migri says forced returns of failed asylum seekers to Afghanistan will remain suspended over this weekend. Earlier this week, Migri said...

Finland Appoints New ‘Hybrid Ambassador’

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has appointed the country’s first 'Hybrid Ambassador'. Diplomat Mikko Kinnunen. He will focus on international cyber security cooperation, as well...

Spies Like Us: SUPO Highlights Russian Espionage, Terror Threats & Cyber...

Finland's Security Intelligence Service SUPO says the country faces ongoing threats from cyber attacks as well as more traditional espionage activities and terrorism related...