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Finnish factor - BBC News

Finnish factor - BBC News | Finland | Scoop.it

The anti-immigration motive behind Anders Breivik's murderous rampage in Norway has highlighted the issue in Nordic countries. In Finland, police have increased online surveillance of right-wing extremists, and legislation to tighten gun laws is being rushed through.

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Finland flirts with lost opportunities « Migrant Tales

Finland flirts with lost opportunities « Migrant Tales | Finland | Scoop.it
"If the True Finns get under 20 seats in the next election it will be an upset for Timo Soini’s party. Anything above that could be seen as a victory.
It is unfortunate but Finland has been gripped by poll hysteria. Even before the first vote has been cast, some are already predicting a “huge” victory for the True Finns.
I personally believe that the True Finns are a bubble that will end up exploding after the anti-immigration wing led by Jussi Halla-aho and former SMP members like Soini clash." http://wp.me/p4UBR-1aH
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euronews reporter - Finland's far-right fancy

''Nationalist, anti-immigration and strongly euro-sceptic. The True Finn party made an historic breakthrough in Finland's recent elections.

What are the reasons for this small populist party's success, in a country which is relatively prosperous and traditionally pro-European? Find out in this week's addition of Reporter....
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