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Finnish troops attacked in Afghanistan

Finnish troops attacked in Afghanistan | Finland | Scoop.it
Finnish soldiers came under fire in Afghanistan on Saturday while patrolling with Afghani security forces 50 kilometres from the city of Mazar-i-Sharif. No one was injured in the attack, according to the Finnish Defence Forces.

The Finnish troops were attacked twice with rocket-propelled grenades and small arms, and returned fire.
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Finnish is just start of national service journey - Local News - News - General - The Canberra Times

Finnish is just start of national service journey - Local News - News - General - The Canberra Times | Finland | Scoop.it
Are the commands of a drill sergeant easily understandable when shouted in a foreign language?
Canberra's Susanna Dunkerley will find out in a few weeks if she is accepted into the Finnish army's national service program...
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