We’ll stay greatest pals

Sanna Marin and Markus Raikkonen have filed for divorce.


Finland’s outgoing Prime Minister Sanna Marin has collectively filed for divorce along with her husband, Markus Raikkonen, with whom they lived of three years, they mentioned on Instagram on Wednesday.

“We’re grateful for our 19 years collectively and our beloved daughter. We’ll at all times be greatest pals,” they mentioned in separate Instagram Tales.

Marin and Raikkonen, who till lately labored for a enterprise capital agency, share a 5-year-old daughter. They married in 2020 whereas Maren was in workplace coping with the influence of the COVID-19 pandemic.

“We lived our youth collectively, entered maturity collectively and grew up and have become dad and mom of our pricey daughter collectively,” Marin wrote on Instagram after her August 2020 marriage to Raikkonen.

Marin and her Social Democratic Social gathering misplaced Finland’s parliamentary elections final month, trailing the right-wing Nationwide Coalition Social gathering and the nationalist Finns Social gathering.

Marin, at 37, the world’s youngest prime minister when she took workplace in 2019, was thought of by followers all over the world a millennial function mannequin for progressive new leaders, at the same time as voters at house selected a brand new authorities.

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