TITLE

Forgetting the Past

PUB. DATE
April 1966
SOURCE
Time;
SOURCE TYPE
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the alteration of the voting pattern of Finland. It says that the behavior of Finnish voters was influenced by their desire on keeping their independence by pleasing their neighboring Russians. They excluded the Social Democrats who have developed a grudge with the Soviet from the Cabinet. However, such was corrected by the result of the election which the leaders of Soviet Union showed no signs of unhappiness and challenged the new leaders to form a coalition government.
ACCESSION #
54033554

 

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