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Finland's 34-year-old Sanna Marin will soon become the world's youngest sitting prime minister

One year ago   |   By Business Insider

34-year-old Sanna Marin will soon be the world's youngest sitting prime minister.
Marin was selected by Finland's Social Democratic party on Sunday to take over as the country's leader after former Prime Minister Antti Rinne resigned last week.
Marin formerly served as Finland's Minister of Transport and Communications.
Marin's age and progressive politics, along with the fact that she is a new mom , have garnered comparisons to New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern .
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Finland anoints Sanna Marin, 34, as world's youngest-serving prime minister

Finland anoints Sanna Marin, 34, as world's youngest-serving prime minister

One year ago   |   By The Guardian

Transport minister is the nation's youngest leader ever and the country's third female PM Finland's transport minister, Sanna Marin, has been selected to lead the Social Democratic party, making her the country's youngest prime minister ever. The 34-year-old Marin, whose party is the largest in a five-member governing coalition, will be the world's youngest-serving prime minister when she takes office in the coming days. She is also Finland's third female government leader.
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