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Award-winning Israeli movie sold to HBO for streaming in Europe

The Jerusalem Post 17 Aug 2022
The movie, which debuted worldwide at the Berlin International Film Festival in February, is set to be made available to watch through HBO in countries including Spain, Sweden, Poland, Hungary, Czech Republic, Romania, Norway, Finland and Croatia.

Russian defense minister claims unipolar world has ended

Anadolu Agency 16 Aug 2022
According to Shoygu, the West accuses Russia of non-existing threats to divert attention from activities of prohibited military biological research in Ukraine ... Shoygu argued that the events in Ukraine are reasonable ground for Finland and Sweden to join NATO, recalling that the two countries had been drifting to the organization for years ... .

SBT GRVL partners with F1 driver for new international race just five years after establishment

Steamboat Pilot 15 Aug 2022
In just four years and three in-person races, SBT GRVL has become a major event with riders representing all 50 states and 24 countries ... “I talked with the organizers of SBT after last year’s event and I just gave a hint that it could be something that we could do in Finland together and then we joined forces,” Bottas said ... “It’s a great event.

Latvia beats Czechs to reach world junior quarterfinals

Beaumont Enterprise 15 Aug 2022
Latvia got into the event when Russia and Belarus were expelled ... Joel Maatta also scored twice for Finland (2-1).

Cork man first across finish line at Youghal Ironman competition

The Irish Times 14 Aug 2022
Some 2,500 athletes took part in the event amid inclement weather conditions with temperatures reaching the late twenties ... Youghal received a cash injection of upwards of €10 million as a result of the three day event ... The event offered 45 qualifying slots for the Ironman 70.3 World Championship in Lahti, Finland in August of next year.

Finland to host 2024 IFAF Flag Football World Championship

Inside The Games 11 Aug 2022
"Finland has consistently proven an outstanding partner for IFAF events.Finland have never won a men's world medal in flag football, but its women have claimed silver in 2004 and bronze in 2006 ©Getty Images ... The announcement was made during the 2022 IFAF Women's World Championship in tackle football, which took place in Vantaa, Finland.

Gronholm hopeful protege Huttunen can secure more WRC Rally1 outings

Autosport 11 Aug 2022
... Finland as the Finn graduated from his M-Sport WRC2 Fiesta for his home event.

Finland’s parliament hit with cyberattack following US move to admit the country to NATO

The Hill 10 Aug 2022
“At a moment when Putin’s Russia has shattered peace and security in Europe, when autocrats are challenging the very foundations of a rule-based order, the strength of a transatlantic alliance and America’s commitment to NATO is more important than it’s ever been,” Biden said on Tuesday at an event attended by the ambassadors of Finland and Sweden.

Denmark to train Ukrainian soldiers in UK, on its soil

Anadolu Agency 10 Aug 2022
Countries invited to the event are Sweden, Finland, Norway, Iceland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Germany, the Netherlands, Poland, the Czech Republic, and Slovakia. The objective of the event is to strengthen the cooperation between Ukraine and a ...

Biden won’t answer questions about FBI’s Trump raid as spox declines comment 18 times

New York Post 10 Aug 2022
President Biden, what did Attorney General Garland tell you about the Trump raid?” a reporter for The Post shouted at the conclusion of Biden’s second event of the day, where he signed documents in the White House East Room approving the admission of Finland and Sweden to NATO.

White House eases reporter pre-screening for Biden events after protest

New York Post 10 Aug 2022
Biden took no questions at his Tuesday event, where he signed documents approving the admission to NATO of Finland and Sweden — including about the FBI’s Monday raid on former President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort in Palm Beach, Fla. — but reporters excluded from events throughout his presidency murmured their approval anyhow.

Esapekka Lappi Had a Rough Rally Finland

Yahoo Daily News 09 Aug 2022
When he got the nod for this weekend's Rally Finland, he converted the opportunity into four stage wins and entered the event's final stages in third. This being Rally Finland, though, things quickly got weird ... That is not all that unusual for a WRC event ... The strange thing is what happened between stages, with just one more event to go.

Defense & National Security — Biden signs off on Finland, Sweden NATO bid

The Hill 09 Aug 2022
President Biden on Tuesday signed paperwork to admit Finland and Sweden into NATO, making the U.S ... Biden signs papers for Finland, Sweden NATO entry ... And for the greater security stability not only of Europe and the United States, but of the world,” Biden said at an event attended by the ambassadors of Finland and Sweden. .

Biden signs NATO membership protocols for Finland and Sweden

Politico 09 Aug 2022
Foreign Policy Biden signs NATO membership protocols for Finland and Sweden ... President Joe Biden shakes hands with Karin Olofsdotter, Sweden's ambassador to the U.S., as Mikko Hautala, Finland's ambassador to the U.S., looks on at the signing ceremony in the East Room of the White House on Tuesday.

Biden signs measure for Sweden, Finland to join NATO

The Hill 09 Aug 2022
President Biden on Tuesday officially signed off on documents to admit Finland and Sweden to NATO, hailing it as a “watershed moment” for the transatlantic alliance ... And for the greater security stability not noly of Europe and the United States but of the world,” Biden said at an event attended by the ambassadors of Finland and Sweden.

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