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MARTTI AHTISAARI

Nobel Peace Prize Laureate


MINI BIO
 Martti Ahtisaari was born on June 23, 1937 in Viipuri, Finland
(Vyborg, Russia).
 His father was taken to be the army mechanic, so he and his
mother moved to Kuopio.
 1960, he moved to Karachi, Pakistan to lead YMCA’s physical
education training establishment.
 Returned to Finland in 1963.
 Joined Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland in 1965.
 Married Eeva Irmeli Hyvarinen in 1968.
 He became the 10th president of Finland in 1994.
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SOURCES
 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Martti_Ahtisaari