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Minister of Justice defends status of Swedish speakers against Russian speakers | Yle Uutiset | yle.fi -
2013-07-15 16:16:10 GMT
"Contrary to claims of Justice Minister Anna-Maja Henriksson (Swed), researchers say that by 2050 there will be as many Russian speakers as there are Swedish speakers in Finland. The number of Russian speakers has doubled since the start of the new millennium."
A map showing the proportion of Russian-speaking inhabitants in Finnish municipalities at the end of 2012. Image: Yle News / Google
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