The end; Finland closes last crossing point with Russia

Just to recall, Finland accused Russia of deliberately sending migrants to its borders, which is why the authorities in Helsinki decided to close all border crossings with Russia, except for one "Raja Jooseppi".
Helsinki believes that the intention of sending migrants to the border with Finland is Russia's revenge for that country's entry into NATO, which brought the Alliance to the very border with Russia.

Finland closes last crossing point with Russia, sealing off entire border as tensions rise https://t.co/azqWM8lAu9 via @qz

— On Line English (@OLE_Marjory) November 30, 2023

Official Moscow rejects such claims by Finland, and NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg deepend the crisis, reminding that Finland, as a NATO member, is not alone and that its allies will come to its aid, which Poland immediately did.
Finland continued to suspect that Russia is still sending migrants to the only open border crossing, and it documented the claims with videos and photographs, which show columns of migrants going to the crossing on bicycles.

An eerie sight at the Murmansk-Finland border. A 'cemetery' of bicycles left behind by potential migrants at the closed Salla border crossing. #BorderStories #MigrationReality pic.twitter.com/PhwjBRvVze

— Leyla Salama (@leyla_salama) November 30, 2023

A 'cemetery' of bicycles left behind by potential migrants at the closed Salla border crossing was also filmed, i.e. the hundreds of abandoned bicycles that migrants throw away when they reach the "Raja Jooseppi" border crossing point.
As a final response, Helsinki closed the one and only crossing with Russia last night, at midnight, and now all border crossings between the two countries are...

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