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Asylum seekers’ rights in Finland to appeal will be severely undermined thanks to a new law that will come into force on September 1

President Sauli Niinistö, who has done little to challenge xenophobia in Finland because he is eyeing a second term, will sign Friday a new law that will shorten from 30 days to 21 the rights of asylum seekers to appeal negative residence permit decisions by the Finnish Immigration Service (Migri).

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