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04-08-2008, 02:10 PM
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Originally Posted by Vokoun29 View Post
Finland was part of Russia about 80 years ago, it is one of russia's border neighbors,If i am recalling correctly in my 7th grade history book it mentioned during WW2the soviets invaded finland. Prove he doesn't have soviet nor russian blood !
Question: Which 3 capital cities were never occupied in Europe during WW2? (among warring countries)
Answer: London, Moscow, Helsinki.

Regarding invasion by the eastern neighbor - and this is a big deal for those who care - Finland was not occupied by Soviet Union (which existed only after 1917) but it was an autonomous Grand Duchy of Russia from about 1800 to 1917.

Having said that, I can't guarantee Olli has no Russian blood, but if he does, it's most likely from Karelia which is just on the Russian side of the border.

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