Six of Finland’s seven presidential hopefuls participated in a debate organised by the Finnish Business and Policy Forum (Eva). It was the first of a series of debates scheduled for this autumn.

Candidates were asked about their position on whether Finland should apply for membership in Nato.

As reported by The Helsinki Times, Nils Torvalds, the candidate of the Swedish People’s Party, stressed that policymakers should use their own judgement instead of shunning responsibility by putting t...


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