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Stories with place: Helsinki
  • Finland suddenly a top choice for Iraqi asylum-seekers story has photos
    Updated: Sep-30-15 8:06 am

    HELSINKI - After 25 days of winding through Europe on buses, trains, cars, a motorcycle and even a horse cart, Firas Afandi reached the end of the line: Finland.

  • Nationwide strike brings parts of Finland to a halt 
    Updated: Sep-18-15 9:24 am

    COPENHAGEN, Denmark - A one-day strike in Finland halted public transportation and shut down ports nationwide on Friday as workers protested against government cutbacks aimed at trying to drag the Nordic country out of a three-year economic downturn.