Murmansk Governor says migrants are starting to leave border-crossing points to Finland

By Atle Staalesen, The Independent Barents Observer - November 24, 2023
Murmansk Governor Andrei Chibis. Photo: Atle Staalesen


The erection of new checkpoints in the Kola Peninsula has helped ease the migrant situation, Murmansk Governor Andrei Chibis says. According to the regional leader, migrants without valid documents are now starting to “turn around and leave.”