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46th Prime Minister of Finland and former minister of Transport and Communications

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Sanna Marin: 46th Prime Minister of Finland and former minister of Transport and Communications
Sanna Mirella Marin is a Finnish politician who has been serving as the Prime Minister of Finland since 10 December 2019. A member of the Social Democratic Party, she has been a member of the Parliament of Finland since 2015, and served as the Minister of Transport and Communications between 6 June 2019 and 10 December 2019. After Antti Rinne's resignation in the wake of the 2019 postal strike, she became Prime Minister on 8 December 2019. At age 34, Marin is currently the second-youngest serving state leader, the youngest female state leader, and Finland's youngest-ever prime minister.

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