Niinistö played mediator between Russia and Turkey, Finland Times

President Sauli Niinistö said he played the role of a mediator between Russia and Turkey in autumn – The revelation came when the president answered audience’s questions on a programme aired by the Finnish national broadcaster Yle on Saturday. Concerning a query about the role of a small country like Finland in the international politics, Niinistö said he had helped pass on messages between Russian President Vladimir Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, after meeting them one after another. Läs artikel