Finland Says to Take in Max 175 Asylum-Seekers from Cyprus, Greece

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HELSINKI — The Finnish government says it has agreed to take in up to 175 asylum-seekers from camps in Cyprus, Greece, Italy and Malta “to alleviate the humanitarian situation” experienced by refugees in the Mediterranean members of the European Union.

The Finnish interior ministry said Saturday in a statement that the Nordic country of 5.5 million would wish to bring in primarily “vulnerable asylum-seekers” — children and single-parent families eligible for international protection from countries such as Syria and Afghanistan....


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Finland Says to Take in Max 175 Asylum-Seekers from Cyprus, Greece


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