Finland military exercise mistaken for invasion
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Finland military exercise mistaken for invasion
Finland military exercise mistaken for invasion

Finland's armed forces caused alarm on one of the country's own islands when an after-dark training exercise was mistaken for a real invasion, it's reported.

Kamsholmen island resident Bjarne Winberg watched as a large boat docked near his house and unloaded a group of uniformed men carrying rucksacks and what looked like guns, the Ilta-Sanomat newspaper reports. When the group headed into the forest, Mr Winberg hopped into his own boat, fled the island and called the emergency services. "Of course I was scared," he tells the paper. (...)

http://www.bbc.com/news/blogs-news-from-...e-36417729

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2016 May 31 22:24
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Haha what a dork. Kamsholmen is a few kilmoetres from Santahamina, he can't be unused to seeing soldiers.

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2016 Jun 01 08:43
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RE: Finland military exercise mistaken for invasion
(2016 Jun 01 08:43)Mustapaita Wrote:  Haha what a dork. Kamsholmen is a few kilmoetres from Santahamina, he can't be unused to seeing soldiers.

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2016 Jun 01 09:31
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