Tag: Finnland

Karelians Seek International Recognition of Russia’s Occupation of Their Republic

May 15, 2014

Staunton, May 14 – In another case of blow-back from Moscow’s actions in Ukraine, activists in Karelia are seeking international recognition of the occupation of their republic and the holding of a referendum on independence, a step they say will end the genocide the Russian authorities have inflicted on the region and restore historical justice. […]