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Mannerheim

Baron Carl Gustaf Emil. 1867--1951, Finnish soldier and statesman; president of Finland (1944--46)
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In 1939, the USSR demanded that Finland cede the port city of Hanko along with portions of the Karelian Isthmus and several islands in the Gulf of Finland to Soviet control and demilitarize the fortifications (the Mannerheim Line) that Finland had established near the Russian border.
In the case that they did not receive external support (which they did not), Mannerheim acknowledged that his best option was to dig in his heels and make the price of invasion too high for even the Soviet leadership to accept.
The plaque quickly became a target for protesters who have called Mannerheim -- regarded in Finland as a symbol of the country's struggle against the Soviet Union -- a murderer and ruthless Nazi collaborator.
By way of presenting the Republic of Macedonia as a leader of regional cooperation by the model of the Scandinavian countries and presenting the Macedonian culture through Macedonian film, art and folklore, we succeeded in promoting the Republic of Macedonia in the Kingdom of Sweden and the Republic of Finland in an authentic way, in recognition of which I was presented with the Marshal Mannerheim Medal from the Republic of Finland.
The story I tell most often is about Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim, a former Finnish president who, as a spy for the Russian military, rode horseback to China during expeditions from 1906-1908.
A17] 0 0 0 1 Eurysternus superbus Genier, 2009 0 0 0 0 Eurysternus ventricosus Gill, 1990 0 0 0 0 Malagoniella astyanax (Blanchard, 4 1 0 4 1845) Ontherus appendiculatus Mannerheim, 0 31 0 0 1829 Ontherus gilli Genier, 1996 0 0 0 0 Ontherus sulcator Fabricius, 1775 0 0 0 0 Onthophagus acuminatus Harold, 1880 14 0 0 0 Onthophagus curvicornis Latreille, 0 0 0 0 1811 Onthophagus landolti (Harold, 1880) 6 29 0 0 Onthophagus marginicollis Harold, 1 388 690 0 0 1880 Onthophagus rhinophyllus Harold, 0 0 0 0 1868 Onthophagus rubrescens Blanchard, 0 1 0 0 1843 Onthophagus sp.
Maybe in some sense Stalin respected that Finland fought her own war, and when the Germans were asking us to dismantle the Murmansk railway, Mannerheim said no.
Dichotomius (Selenocopris) 12 z c n ascanius (Harold, 1869) Isocopris inhata (Bermar, 1824) Ontherus (Ontherus) digitatus 14 z c n Harold, 1868 Ontherus (Ontherus) sulcator 145 z c n (Fabricius, 1775) Ontherus (Ontherus) appendiculatus 2,183 w ma s (Mannerheim, 1829) Euristernini Eurysternus (Eurysternus) 35 z c n caribaeus (Herbst, 1789) Eurysternus (Eurysternus) 2 z c n parallelus Laporte, 1840 Onthopagini Digitonthophagus gazella 518 w c s (Fabricius, 1787) Onthophagus (Onthophagus) 13 z c n catharinensis Paulian, 1936 Onthophagus (Onthophagus) 103 z c n hirculus Mannerheim, 1829 Onthophagus (Onthophagus) 470 w c s ptox Erichson, 1847 Phanaeini Coprophanaeus (Coprophanaues) 3 z c n Coprophanaeus (Coprophanaues) 2 z c n sptizi (Pessoa, 1935) Coprophanaeus (Metallophanaeus) 1 z c n sp1.
Genicularis Brachinini Mannerheim, 1837 Dromius negrei Mateu 1973 Lebiini Feroniola montevideano Straneo, 1952 Pterostichini Loxandrus irinus (Brulle, 1838) Loxandrini Bembidion (Nothonepha) pallideguttula Bembidiini Jensen-Haarup, 1910 Qivina (Semiclivina) parvula Clivinini Putzeys, 1866 Ega montevidensis Tremoleras, 1917 Lachnophorini Lebia securigera (Chaudoir, 1871) Lebiini Loxandrus audouini (Waterhouse, 1841) Loxandrini Bembidion (Notaphus) Jischeri Bembidiini Solier, 1849 Oodinussp.
In 1933, General Mannerheim decreed that it was no longer important to ask which side one had fought on, thus instituting an official policy of forgetting that for decades discouraged any public remembrance of the event--albeit unevenly across groups and locations.
But in 2008, when his dream project -- a movie about Carl Gustaf Emil Mannerheim, commander of Finland's defense forces during World War II -- lost its financing two weeks before shooting was scheduled to start, Harlin succumbed to depression.
In today's ownership structure there are investors, like for example the Media group GotaMedia, ShortCap, Artos and Mannerheim Invest.