Valikko Sulje

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STORIES FROM HISTORY OF SOUTH KARELIA

A drawn picture, where a man is shot.

Rautjärvi, summer 1943

The boy stares straight at me, eyes dark with fear and glued to my battered face. Some lieutenant is spouting forth and almost getting physical.…
A drawn picture, where Finnish soldiers stand by the door of a barn and Russian soldiers are inside.

The subversives

During the Winter and Continuation Wars, motley gangs of saboteurs and spies were active in the Finnish border area, working for the Russians. Some were…
A rock.

A jump off the rock

Along the Kuokkalammi road, about 20 metres off, is a rock with one side a sheer drop like a wall, almost ten metres high. People…
Rural landscape in Purnujärvi

Spirits meet in Purnujärvi

The Purnujärvi cultural landscape contains ancient military history exemplified by the fiefdoms and endowed lands from the time of Swedish rule. Endowments were given in…

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IMPORTANT PROJECTS IN SOUTH KARELIA

SOUTH KARELIA IN TWITTER AND INSTAGRAM

Sunny June in here and @sefinruscbc Programme team and committees have intensive week. Two important meetings take place on-line:

2014-2020 Joint Monitoring Committee 25.6.2020
2021-2027 Programming Committee 26.6.2020
Stay tuned for meeting news following nearest days📯

WOW💙💚 Live video from ⁦@LappeenrantaFi ⁩seen in ⁦virtual event organized by Team ⁦@SouthKarelia⁩ as part of @S3Unica⁩ project. Exchance of experiences with 60 participants from different parts of Europe👍 #RIS3

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