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Coronavirus situation at the University of Eastern Finland

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VERA Centre for Russian and Border Studies

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The coronavirus crisis underlines the complexity, importance and interconnectedness of Russia and Borders. The VERA Centre is at the forefront of creating and disseminating research-based knowledge about these issues

Jeremy Smith

Director of the VERA Centre 

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