Finland closed its embassy in Syria

Finland closed its embassy in SyriaFinland closed its embassy in Damascus and returned to his homeland diplomatically employees in connection with the situation in the restive Syria. It is said in a statement posted Finnish Foreign Ministry reports newsru.com.

According to the document, the Foreign Ministry, all the diplomats had already left Damascus and temporarily located on the territory of Jordan and Lebanon, according to ITAR-TASS.

In addition, the Minister for Foreign Affairs of Finland Erkki Tuomioja urged all Finns in their ability to avoid travel to Syria and those citizens who are in the areas of the country, to leave it outside.

Last week the member countries of the Cooperation Council of Arab Gulf countries, which includes Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, United Arab Emirates, Oman and Saudi Arabia, have decided to close their embassies in Damascus.

In addition, its consulates in Syria closed England, France, Italy, Canada, Switzerland and Spain.

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