"Europe is now in the midst of its own years of danger. An arc of instability and violence stretching from Ukraine to the Middle East and North Africa lies on its fringes", said President of the Republic Sauli Niinistö in the Finnish Parliament Annex on 25 August.
Finnish democracy, the rule of law and the coherence of Finnish society lay the foundation for a good life. We value these things, which form the ground rules for our life together. We also value the Finnish way of life, and I would like to remind everyone that this has always included allowing room for diversity and for other kinds of customs. Our field of customs and cultures is open and diverse within the framework of our shared ground rules.
»President of the Republic Sauli Niinistö met with John Boehner, Speaker of the House of Representatives of the United States Congress, in the Presidential Palace on Tuesday 30 June. The two statesmen discussed issues such ...»