GRANNIES TO VISIT FINLAND
Vasil Dimitrov (Bulgaria)
Buranoskie Babushki are reported to visit Iisalmi (Finland) next summer and it will be their only visit in Nordic area. Their visit coincides with the opening of Evacuee center in June. The grannies been Udmurts (who speak the same language with them) has close ties with the region; after all 400.000 Carelians had to leave their homes and land that taken by the Sovjet Union and be settled elsewhere in Finland between 1946-1948. The super grannies from Russia ranked second in the grand final of Eurovision 2012 edition.