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Yemen U-turn: Finland reverses human rights policy on military exports

Finland has issued new licenses for military exports to the United Arab Emirates, reversing a 2018 policy promise to stop sales to any country...

“The Kurds suffer most” – Finland’s Kurdish community voices their fears...

Hundreds of Finnish Kurds and their supporters took to the streets of Helsinki and Tampere this weekend to protest against Turkish military action in...

Investigation: Finnish-made Patrias, some with Russian heavy weapons, deployed in Yemen...

Finnish-made Patria vehicles fitted with Russian weapons have been deployed to parts of Yemen where the United Nations says scores of civilians have been...

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...

Ukraine Defence Minister In Helsinki For Talks

The Ukrainian Defence Minister Stepan Poltorak is in Helsinki today, for talks with his Finnish counterpart Jussi Niinistö (Blue). The pair are discussing the current...

Silent Vigil: Finland’s War Dead, Military, Honoured Among Independence Day Festivities

Thousands of volunteers are standing silent vigil next to the graves of Finnish war veterans today, as the country marks 100 years of independence. The...