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News, 2/14/2018

Ministers appointed in Sipilä’s Government

On 12 January, the President of the Republic transferred and appointed Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Kai Mykkänen to the post of Minister of the Interior and appointed Member of Parliament Anne-Mari Virolainen to the post of Minister for Foreign Trade and Development.

Kai Mykkänen Anne-Mari Virolainen
Kai Mykkänen and Anne-Mari Virolainen

In the same context, the President noted that Speaker of Parliament Paula Risikko resigned, in accordance with the Constitution, from Government and from her post as Minister of the Interior, having been elected Speaker of Parliament on 5 February 2018.

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