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Newsline: Russia to expel two Finnish diplomats in tit-for-tat move

Russia’s foreign ministry said on Tuesday that it was expelling two diplomats from the Finnish embassy in Moscow in retaliation against Helsinki’s decision to expel two of its diplomats. (https://news.yahoo.com/russia-expel-two-finnish-diplomats-100001762.html) In a statement, it also said it protested against what it said was “Finland’s confrontational course towards Russia”, apparently referring to Finland’s bid to join NATO.

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