This shows why it’s so buffoonish to think Russia could ever be a real ally, instead of being just a co-belligerent. Wake up US.
Finland was attacked by the Soviet regime anxious to fold it back under Russian rule, attacking (stupidly) in three pincer moves through heavily forested territory during one of the coldest winters on record. It ended (fortunately) in abysmal failure, they never had a chance to set up their puppet regime.
Russian state-run TV station Zvezda rewriting history: claims the false flag shelling in Mainila that started the Winter War between the USSR and Finland was committed by the Finns (i.redd.it)