Finland’s prime minister Sanna Marin has married her long-time partner.
The 34-year-old PM shared photographs of her wedding to Markus Raikkonen, a former Finnish footballer, on her Instagram account, showing the couple posing together while holding a bunch of white flowers.
“I am happy and grateful that I get to share my life with the man I love,”
Ms. Marin said the couple had “shared joys and sorrows”, adding: “Thank you for being by my side.”
The wedding took place at Kesaranta – the prime minister’s official residence – on Saturday, Finland’s government said.
It was attended by the couple’s family and closest friends.
Ms. Marin wore a satin gown while the groom was dressed in a black tuxedo, and the pair were seen holding each other and smiling.
Wedding photographer Minttu Saarni said on Instagram it was a “great honour” to capture their special day.
The couple have been together since they were teenagers and have a two-year-old daughter.