The first repatriation of former Iraqi asylum seekers took place in Finland, as a plane with just over 100 Iraqi people performed a nonstop flight from Helsinki to Baghdad on Thursday.
Finish YLE website reported that the repatriation flight was organized by the Finnish police and in the plane, a dozen of Finnish police officers were present. According to the website, the Iraqi people were voluntarily repatriated, with most of them cancelling their asylum applications in Finland.
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