Finland developing horrific jumping land mine to deter Russian or other land invasions
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Finland is developing a remotely-detonated mine designed to deter enemies with its "horror", the country's defense minister said on Thursday.

"This is a remotely tripped explosive, which bounds in the air and fires steel or tungsten bullets downwards," the minister told reporters.

Finland shares a 1,340km (833 miles) border and a difficult history with Russia, and following Moscow's annexation of Crimea in 2014, it has stepped up military spending.

HELSINKI (Reuters) - Finland is...


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