Former KHL defender: "Crimea should have opened our eyes"

Finnish backstar Ossi Väänänen played two seasons in Jokerit KHL. Something he regrets afterwards, especially in view of Russia's invasion of Ukraine.

I am ashamed of how naive we were all. The occupation of Crimea 2014 should have opened our eyes," says Väänänen to Yle, Finland.

Enligt Ossi Väänänen, från Finland, borde ockupationen av Krim öppnat fler ögon. Arkivbild.
According to Ossi Väänänen, from Finland, the occupation of Crimea should have opened more eyes.

Ossi Väänänen was there when …