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Finland is preparing to house asylum seekers in tents and shipping containers as the inflow of refugees has accelerated after slowing down last month, the interior ministry said on Tuesday.

The Nordic country took in just over 7,000 refugees in October — about 3,800 fewer than in September — but just last week more than 2,000 asylum seekers arrived.

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