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Helsinki Dec.27. (AP)-The
Russian air force struck repeatedly annd -vigorously today .at Tampere, vital Finnish munitions city. and other cities in' a series of bombing raids.
Twelve bombers appeared over Tampere and dropped only a few bombs, but returned two hours later to shower at least 100 bombs on the city.
Official reports said the result was the destruction of come dwellings.-one dead and -one injured."
The important seaport of Turku (Abo) on the southwest-coast was bombed, first by two . planes and then by a squadron 'of 15. Most, of the 50 bombs dropped there fell into the water. Harmlessly.
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Helsinki was visited by a lone enemy plane, but apparently .no bombs were dropped.
Viipuri, Hameanlina and other cities also sighted Russian bombers during the new wave of raids.
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