TITLE

THE NEUTRALITY OF FINLAND

AUTHOR(S)
Törngren, Ralf
PUB. DATE
July 1961
SOURCE
Foreign Affairs;Jul1961, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p601
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents information on world politics. To some, the existence of an independent neutral state, a Western democracy, next door to the Soviet Union, maintaining its freedom in friendship with, not in defiance of, its powerful neighbor, appears in itself to be a paradox. In any case, none of the conventional labels of international politics quite fits the position of Finland. The foreign policy of a small nation can have but one purpose: the safeguarding of its independence and security. The means employed to this end must be adapted to circumstances over which it can have only marginal control.
ACCESSION #
14718702

 

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