(HELSINKI) — Finnish media on Thursday praised their president’s performance at a Washington news conference with U.S. President Donald Trump as “ice-cold strong” as he stoically endured Trump’s heated comments on the U.S. impeachment inquiry.
The U.S. president used large chunks of their joint news conference on Wednesday to talk about the situation with Ukraine, leaving his guest sidelined. Finnish President Sauli Niinisto stood calmly by while Trump answered questions about his controversial phone call with Ukraine’s leader.
“Ask him a question,” Trump irritably told a reporter, pointing to his counterpart.
Thursday’s TV show “Morning Finland” on MTV3 widely covered the Trump-Niinisto meeting, …read more