The citizens' initiative to abolish conscription has received only a fraction of the necessary signatures It appears that the citizens' initiative for abolishing conscription will receive a fraction of the support it had initially aimed for.
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Campaign to end conscription is failing
According to the website kansalaisaloite.fi, the initiative has received fewer than 5,700 signatures in the four months it has been active. The number of new signatures received in December is only just over 400.