How the fearless Finns won the Kremlin’s respect

27.1.1982

AUTHOR The Guardian CATEGORY Society & Politics PARTNER The Guardian 
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How the fearless Finns won the Kremlin’s respect

During Donald Fields’ time as Helsinki correspondent, he wrote a lot of lengthy analyses of Finnish-Russian relations and Finnish politics.

Mr Koivisto’s predecessor, Mr Kekkonen, aged 81, out walking early yesterday, pats a child on the head. He has bequeathed a healthy legacy.

 

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