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Advent calendar 2020: 12. Åland Islands

Advent calendar 2020: 12. Åland Islands

The Åland Islands are legally not in Sweden—they are in Finland. But one thing sets them apart from the rest of Finland—Ålänningar (people of Åland) speak only Swedish. Historically, all of Finland was part of Sweden since the Middle Ages. But in 1809 Sweden lost the war with Russia and was forced to cede all…...