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1 Dec 2023

Finland Shuts Russian Border Amid Migrant Surge

Finland has closed seven of its eight road posts due to an increase in asylum seekers from Russia, with the last one closing this Thursday for two weeks. The migrant surge saw around 900 asylum seekers in November, a drastic rise from the previous average of less than one per day. [Source](https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-67555626?at_medium=RSS&at_campaign=KARANGA)