Uusimaa, Finland Newswire

Uusimaa, Finland Newswire

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  1. Finland terror attack suspect namedRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | GantDaily.com

    The man suspected of stabbing two women to death in the Finnish town of Turku Friday has been named as an 18-year-old Moroccan, Abderrahman Mechkah. Finland's state broadcaster YLE reported Mechkah's name, citing court documents, and said he would appear in court via video link Tuesday.

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  2. Nordic Game Discovery Contest returns to KajaaniRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Gamasutra

    When the Nordic Game Discovery Contest debuted last year with a qualifying round at the Northern Game Summit, Finnish developer Team Ocmo participated and won a seat in the finals at NG17 in Malm. Here they did a splendid job on stage of the live pitch competition and came out on the very top as "NGDC Game of the Year".

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  3. Finland Attack: 2 Killed in Turku Stabbing SpreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 18 | WMAL-AM Washington

    At least two people have been killed and six others hospitalized in a stabbing attack in the Finnish city of Turku on Friday, police said. Police earlier shot and arrested a suspect after the stabbing in the southwestern city and said they were searching for other possible perpetrators.

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  4. Finland attack: Moroccan asylum seeker suspect is namedRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    PICTURED: The teenage Moroccan asylum seeker suspected of stabbing two women to death in Finland terror attack that left eight injured The 18-year-old Moroccan asylum seeker suspected of carrying out the terror attack in Turku, western Finland on Friday has been named by police. Abderrahman Mechkah was shot in the leg and arrested after allegedly stabbing two people to death and injuring eight - including one Briton - in Turku's city centre last week.

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  5. Dartford man hailed a hero after helping victims of a terror attack in FinlandRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | News Shopper

    A British man hailed a hero after he was injured while helping victims of a suspected terror attack in Finland has said he feels sad he could not save a woman's life. Hassan Zubier, who is reportedly a Dartford-born paramedic now living in Sweden, is still being cared for in hospital in the city of Turku, 90 miles west of capital Helsinki, after he was wounded in the knife rampage that left two Finnish women dead.

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  6. NHS Grampian considers plan to become Scotland's centre for transgender surgeryRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    A PLASTIC surgeon is calling for Scotland to have its own transgender surgery centre which he says would save the NHS money and enable patients to undergo all procedures under one roof. Michael Ng said the country should follow Finland, which has a similar population, and has submitted proposals to NHS Grampian outlining the case to base a new centre of excellence which would perform everything from facial feminisation to genital operations in the region.

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  7. Briton who went to aid of Finland attack victims heard - heart-breaking scream'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sthelensstar.co.uk

    A British man who said he was not a hero after being stabbed in a suspected terror attack in Finland has told how he tried to save a woman's life after hearing a "heart-breaking scream". Hassan Zubier is still in hospital in the city of Turku, 90 miles west of capital Helsinki, after he was wounded in the knife rampage that left two Finnish women dead and others injured.

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  8. 'I'm no hero' Brit man who saved woman from knife-wielding ter...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Star

    A BRIT who battled to save women from a knife-wielding terrorist in Finland insisted: "I am not a hero". Hassan Zubier was pictured in a wheelchair with his arm in a sling after being stabbed as he tackled an 18-year-old Moroccan asylum seeker on Friday.

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  9. Finland honors stabbing victims; wounded suspect questionedRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WOGY-AM Pittston

    Hassan Zubier attends a minutes silence for the victims of Friday's attack at Turku Market Square in Turku, Finland, on Sunday Aug. 20, 2017. Zubier was injured in the mass stabbing in Turku on Friday Aug. 18 as he attempted to help a stabbing victim.

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  10. Finnish police search new sites, talk to suspect in knife rampage probeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    Mourners bring memorial cards, candles and flowers to the Turku Market Square, in Turku, Finland August 20, 2017. Lehtikuva/Vesa Moilanen/via Reuters Mourners bring memorial cards, candles and flowers to the Turku Market Square, in Turku, Finland August 20, 2017.

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  11. British man hailed terror attack hero sad at not being able to save livesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | South Wales Guardian

    A British man hailed a hero after he was injured while helping victims of a suspected terror attack in Finland has said he feels sad he could not save a woman's life. Hassan Zubier is still being cared for in hospital in the city of Turku, 90 miles west of capital Helsinki, after he was wounded in the knife rampage that left two Finnish women dead.

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  12. Finland struggles to come to terms with terror attackRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Financial Times

    Juha Sipilä , Finland's prime minister, had a simple message for his countrymen in the wake of the deadly knife attack in the country's third largest, and oldest city, Turku, on Friday: "We have feared are not an island any more."   Until last week, it seemed Finland had been spared from the rising tide of jihadi terrorism that has washed over many of its European neighbours.

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  13. Bikes in Market SquareRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | TrekEarth

    The Helsinki Market Square is a central square and one of the most famous market squares and tourist attractions in the city. The Market Square is located near the center of Helsinki, at the eastern end of Esplanadi and bordering the Baltic Sea to the south and east of Katajanokka.

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  14. DFA: No Filipinos were among four wounded in Finland stabbing attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Manila Bulletin

    In a statement, the DFA also joined the international community in condemning the terrorist knife attack that happened last Friday in Turku, a financial and cultural center that once served as capital of Finland. "We condemn any act that seeks to undermine peaceful and tolerant societies," Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano said as he conveyed the sympathies of the Philippine government to the Finnish government and to the families of the victims.

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  15. Finland attack 'likely terror,' authorities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston Herald

    A woman lights a candle near a memorial for the victims of Friday's stabbing attack, at the Turku Market Square, in Turku, Finland, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017. A suspect detained for allegedly stabbing two people to death and injuring seven others in a knife attack in the western Finnish city of Turku is being investigated for murder with possible terrorist intent, police said Saturday.

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  16. Voisin's golden touchRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Trinidad Guardian

    T&T's gold medal winning team of Jarrin Solomon, Machel Cedenio, Lalonde Gordon and Jereem Richards celebrate after winning the gold in the men's 4x400-metre relay final during the World Athletics Championships in London, England on Sunday. Photo by:David J. Phillip At the end of every major international event it's the successful athletes who get all the praise while the coaches and team managers are seldom mentioned, applauded or even recognised.

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  17. Terrorist in Finland stabbing frenzy appeared to target womenRead the original story

    Yesterday | New York Post

    The knife-wielding terrorist who killed two and wounded eight in a rampage through a busy market in southwestern Finland appeared to target women, authorities said Saturday. Both of those killed by the 18-year-old Moroccan asylum seeker were female, as were six of the eight people wounded in the attack Friday in Turku, about 100 miles west of Helsinki.

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  18. Finnish police investigating fatal stabbing as an act of terrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Santa Fe New Mexican

    Two people were killed and eight others wounded Friday when an 18-year-old Moroccan man went on a stabbing rampage, police said. He was shot in the leg by police and was being treated in intensive care.

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  19. Spotlight: Finland investigates stabbings as possible terror attacks, warn against polarizationRead the original story

    Saturday | Xinhuanet

    The Finnish police have started the probe into a violence that left two dead and eight wounded in southwest Finland city of Turku on Friday on basis of assumption that the attack was of terrorism nature. And to determine whether it is linked to the recent series of terror attacks in Spain would also be one focus of the probe.

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  20. Killer 'targeted women' in Finland's first suspected terror attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Stuff.co.nz

    A Moroccan man who was arrested for killing two women in a knife rampage appeared to have targeted women in Finland's first terrorism-related attack, police said. The 18-year-old suspect, arrested in the city of Turku following the attack in which eight other people - six of them women - were wounded, arrived in Finland last year as an asylum seeker, police said.

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