30.12.2016

Sallas reindeer herders in the international media

The Economist Christmas Issue 2016: Talo on the range

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10/10

A painful mission

The Winter War had broken out. We numbered about a dozen men tasked with escorting and guiding people and cattle to take the Savukoski road towards the west. In Kotala, we shot the cows in the barn since we could not take them with us. When we left Kotala, the soldiers immediately set the buildings...