The issue of Finland's participation in UN mission in Afghanistan has not yet been considered. A top official in the Foreign Ministry of Finland told RIA Novosti that "nobody has yet come up with such a suggestion, so there was actually no subject for any discussions. Naturally, the official emphasized, if such possibility is to be suggested, it will be considered in the constitutional order."
Russia's Foreign Ministry announced retaliatory measures against British diplomats: 23 Britons are to be expelled from the Russian Federation
Acting Russian President Vladimir Putin is winning the presidential election in the country in a landslide victory