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Finland to set up Truth Commission for the Sami people
The Sami people have lived since early times in the vast northern territories of Scandinavia, where some still make a living from herding reindeer and from fishing. Like the indigenous people of Canada and other big democracies, the Sami have been victim of violent assimilation campaigns. In Finland, a truth commission is being set up to shed light on this dark past.
by Franck Petit, JusticeInfo.net
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