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Nickelodeon Picks Up ‘Kiri and Lou’ S2

Videoage 08 Dec 2023
channel in 2024 ... on the Nick Jr ... Other broadcasters include CBeebies in the U.K., ABC Kids in Australia, YLE in Finland, SVT in Sweden, RTP Portugal, Czech Television, EVision and BeIN in the Middle East, Showmax in Africa and more ....
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Entertainment sector unites to oppose European law that would ban geo-blocking

Cedar News 07 Dec 2023
More than 600 film and television companies from across Europe, as well as representatives from Hollywood studios, sports leagues, film festivals and film and television markets, signed a letter opposing proposed legislation that would ban geo-blocking across the entire European Union.
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Google Doodle celebrates 106th Finland Independence Day on December 6

Live Mint 06 Dec 2023
On December 6th, 1917, Finland became an independent state following the Russian Revolution and defeats in the First World War.A group of people emigrated from central Russia to Finland and struggled for centuries to emancipate themselves from Swedish and Russian rule.Observed ...
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Russia bears down on eastern town, and claims spy chief’s wife was poisoned: Ukraine war round-up

CNN 02 Dec 2023
Finnish television announced the closure. “The entire eastern border of Finland is now closed ... Finland’s decision came as more and more third country nationals started arriving from Russia ... Russia of using migration as a “tool” to create “pressure” along its border with Finland.
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Finland closes its doors to asylum seekers saying Vladimir Putin is deliberately sending them across...

The Daily Mail 18 Nov 2023
Finland shares a 1,340-km (830-mile) border with Russia that also serves as the EU's external border ... Finland's Finance Minister Riikka Purra of the anti-immigration Finns Party said in a television interview on Thursday that her country was ready to close all crossing points on the Russian border if necessary.
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Finland closes Russia border posts after days of asylum inflows

Reuters 18 Nov 2023
Finland shares a 1,340-km (830-mile) border with Russia that also serves as the EU's external border ... Finland's Finance Minister Riikka Purra of the anti-immigration Finns Party in a television interview on Thursday said her country was ready to close all crossing points on the Russian border if necessary.
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Former president of Finland dies

Dispatch Argus 22 Oct 2023
HELSINKI — Martti Ahtisaari, the former president of Finland and global peace broker who was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2008 for his work to resolve international conflicts, died Monday ... "He was president in times of change, who piloted Finland into a global EU era.".
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Baltic Sea telecom cable with Estonia damaged, Sweden says

Xinhua 17 Oct 2023
The damage is believed to have occurred simultaneously with the recently discovered leak in the Balticconnector gas pipeline between Finland and Estonia, Swedish Television (SVT) quoted Minister for Civil Defense Carl-Oskar Bohlin as saying ...
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Martti Ahtisaari, former Finnish president, global peace broker and Nobel Peace Prize winner, dies

The Courier-Tribune 17 Oct 2023
HELSINKI (AP) — Martti Ahtisaari, the former president of Finland and global peace broker who was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2008 for his work to resolve international conflicts, died Monday ... “He was president in times of change, who piloted Finland into a global EU era.”.
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Former Finnish President Martti Ahtisaari dies at 86

Xinhua 16 Oct 2023
16 (Xinhua) -- Finland's former ... He piloted Finland into "a global EU (European Union) era," Niinisto said.
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Martti Ahtisaari, former Finnish president and Nobel Peace Prize winner, dies at 86

The Huntsville Item 16 Oct 2023
HELSINKI (AP) — Martti Ahtisaari, the former president of Finland and global peace broker who was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2008 for his work to resolve international conflicts, died Monday ... “He was president in times of change, who piloted Finland into a global EU era.”.
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Martti Ahtisaari dies at 86; winner of Nobel Peace Prize was former president of Finland

The Mercury News 16 Oct 2023
HELSINKI — Martti Ahtisaari, the former president of Finland and global peace broker who was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2008 for his work to resolve international conflicts, died Monday ... “He was president in times of change, who piloted Finland into a global EU era.”.
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AP News in Brief at 6:04 a.m. EDT

Enid News & Eagle 16 Oct 2023
HELSINKI (AP) — Martti Ahtisaari, the former president of Finland and global peace broker who was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2008 for his work to resolve international conflicts, died Monday ... “He was president in times of change, who piloted Finland into a global EU era.”.
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Roger Whittaker, whistling balladeer who found global fame, dies at 87

Union Leader 22 Sep 2023
Far from promoting the single in Britain, I went off to Finland for a cabaret season and television appearances.” ... Whittaker seldom returned to East Africa in adulthood, aside from a pilgrimage in the early 1980s to film a television special, “Roger Whittaker in Kenya.” He lived ...
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