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News Finland » North Karelia: Finland: Launch of “Finnish National Landscapes” €5 coin series announced

News channel or source: http://news.coinupdate.com/finland-launch-of-finnish-national-landscapes-e5-coin-series-announced/
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

The Mint of Finland have announced (20th February) that a new commemorative coin series entitled “Finnish National Landscapes” will debut in March with the first coin featuring the landscape of Koli National Park in North Karelia, which was voted the ...

News Finland » North Karelia: Former champion Abdulla aims for a repeat of 2016 in the T2 category

News channel or source: https://www.thepeninsulaqatar.com/article/15/02/2018/Former-champion-Abdulla-aims-for-a-repeat-of-2016-in-the-T2-category
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

The only snow and ice event in the 11-round FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies is based in the Republic of Karelia in the area of north-western Russia near the border with Finland. Adel has teamed up with fellow Qatari Nasser Al Kuwari and will drive ...

News Finland » North Karelia: Adel Abdulla starts T2 World Cup campaign in Russia

News channel or source: http://www.gulf-times.com/story/581738/Adel-Abdulla-starts-T2-World-Cup-campaign-in-Russi
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

The only snow and ice event in the 11-round FIA World Cup for Cross-Country Rallies is based in the Republic of Karelia in the area of north-western Russia near the border with Finland. Adel has teamed up with fellow Qatari Nasser al-Kuwari and will drive ...

News Finland » North Karelia: Cold comforts in Karelia: A perfect Finnish in one of Europe's least known beauty spots

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/travel/article-2488288/Finland-winter-holidays-A-perfect-Finnish-Karelia.html
Publication date: uesday 05 November 2013

North Karelia is one of western Europe’s extremities – a pocket of Finland that lies so far to the east of the country that it fringes the frontier with Russia. In fact, the wider region of Karelia straddles the border – and has done so since the ...

News Finland » North Karelia: North Karelia Pride fights transgender sterilisation law

News channel or source: https://yle.fi/uutiset/osasto/news/north_karelia_pride_fights_transgender_sterilisation_law/9624806
Publication date: Saturday 20 May 2017

Finland is relatively advanced in recognising the rights of sexual minorities, but some groups still have a way to go. Transgender people have to undergo sterilisation, for example, before their gender is officially recognised. The North Karelia Pride ...

News Finland » North Karelia: Visit Karelia NORTH KARELIA IN FINLAND

News channel or source: https://issuu.com/entraky/docs/karelia-in-finland_2015_web
Publication date: Sunday 08 August 2010

NORTH KARELIA IN FINLAND For four distinct seasons, each with its own attractions. Summer in shades of green, a snowy frosty winter, the brief eruption of spring and the brilliant colours of autumn. Karelia in Finland is full of life and new experiences.

News Finland » North Karelia: Risk Of Heart Attack Varies Globally, New Study Finds

News channel or source: http://articles.orlandosentinel.com/1994-07-16/news/9407160129_1_heart-attack-attack-than-men-north-karelia
Publication date: Friday 15 July 1994

The rates per 100,000 men ranged from a high of 915 in North Karelia, Finland, to a low of 76 in Beijing. For women, the rates per 100,000 ranged from 256 in Glasgow, Scotland, to 30 in Catalonia, Spain. At the only participating U.S. location, Stanford ...

News Finland » North Karelia: Bombings and crashes among Russia's past air disasters

News channel or source: https://www.9news.com.au/world/2018/02/12/11/35/russia-air-disasters
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

The Russair charter flight from Moscow crashed about midnight (2000 GMT 20 June 2011) as it approached its destination of Petrozavodsk, 400km north-east of St Petersburg in Russia's Republic of Karelia, which borders Finland. The Tupolev Tu-134 with 43 ...

News Finland » North Karelia: Russian Karelia looks to the past and future

News channel or source: http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/article/1723716/russian-karelia-looks-past-and-future
Publication date: Saturday 28 February 2015

In the west, the Finnish half is divided between the regions of North and South Karelia. The territory ceded by Finland in 1944 lies along the central to southern strip of the border with the Russian territory. The legacy of the Republic of Karelia's ...