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Finland presidential election to go to runoff, former PM ahead

Posted on AllSides January 28th, 2024
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This audio is created with AI assistance Finland's presidential election is set to go to a runoff next month, as no candidate gained a majority of the votes on Jan. 28, in a race that has heavily focused on the country's new role as a NATO neighbor of Russia. Former Finnish Prime Minister Alexander Stubb placed first in the initial round of voting with 27.2 percent, finishing closely ahead of former Foreign Minister Pekka Haavisto 25.8 percent. Throughout the campaign the candidates have largely focused on future security policies in...

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