30 refugees from the Belarusian-Polish border arrived in Finland, the Finnish border guard informs.
“Several dozen people arrived in Finland via Belarus (30). The situation is stable, it is being monitored and information is being exchanged. The main destinations (of refugees) are in Central Europe, ”the border guards said in a statement.
Finland is preparing for a possible increase in the number of refugees.
The head of the country’s Migration Service, Jari Kähkönen, told the Finnish media that the Migration Service is closely monitoring the situation on the borders of Poland, Lithuania and Latvia, and the authorities are also preparing for the fact that a large Number of asylum seekers may arrive in Finland. However, Kyahkönen does not consider a significant, sudden increase in the number of applicants likely.