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North Karelia

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The location of North Karelia in Finland
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North Karelia (Finnish: Pohjois-Karjala) is a part of Karelia and a region in eastern Finland. Neighbouring regions are Northern Savonia, Southern Savonia, Kainuu and South Karelia.

There is lot of fresh water in this region. Pielinen is the largest lake.

Municipalities[change | change source]

Pohjois-Karjala has 13 municipalities. 5 of those are cities (marked bold).

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