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Finland

Court declares Finnish neo-Nazi group bankrupt

The Finnish neo-Nazi organisation Nordic Tradition, an associate of the Nordic Resistance Movement (NRM), has been declared bankrupt.

Finnish Jews relieved after Parliament opts not to introduce restrictions on Brit Milah

NLawmakers in Finland have removed language against nonmedical circumcision of boys from a bill on female genital mutilation following a push by Jews in the country and wider Europe.

Finnish Neo-Nazi group’s appeal rejected, the ban on organisation is confirmed

The Finnish Supreme Court has upheld on appeal a decision to ban the Nordic Resistance Movement (PVL) in Finland.

A century on, Finland air force drops swastika symbol

Finland’s Air Force Command has quietly phased out its swastika emblem after over a century, a researcher said.

Finnish Neo-Nazis attend paramilitary trainings in Russia

Finnish neo-Nazis have attended paramilitary training courses for years at a camp near St. Petersburg which is closely connected to the white supremacist organisation Russian Imperial Movement.

Two antisemitic incidents in one week in Southern Finland

A Jewish cemetery was vandalised and a statue of Vladimir Lenin was defaced with antisemitic slogans in Southern Finland.

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