Aaland islands


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Related to Aaland islands: Ahvenanmaa, Upper Silesia
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Noun1.Aaland islands - an archipelago of some 6,000 islands in the Gulf of Bothnia under Finnish controlAaland islands - an archipelago of some 6,000 islands in the Gulf of Bothnia under Finnish control
Finland, Republic of Finland, Suomi - republic in northern Europe; achieved independence from Russia in 1917
Gulf of Bothnia - a northern arm of the Baltic Sea; between Sweden and Finland
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local time (1400 GMT) south of the Aaland islands, located in the Baltic Sea between Finland and Sweden.
Eleven bottles of champagne, which were found in the wreck off Finland's Aaland Islands in 2010, will go up for auction on Friday.
The Convention on the Non-Fortification and Neutralization of the Aaland Islands of October 20, 1921, provides that warships are prohibited except for innocent passage.