Finland PM Sanna Marin under scrutiny over leaked party video

Finland PM Sanna Marin under scrutiny over leaked party video

Finland’s prime minister Sanna Marin is facing public scrutiny after claims a leaked video revealed people taking drugs at a party she attended.

Despite no evidence of illicit drug-taking in the footage, Finland’s public broadcaster Yleisradio Oy (YLE) claimed the phrase jauhojengi – meaning “powder gang”, interpreted as alluding to cocaine – could be heard in the clip.

The 36-year-old politician said she was willing to take a drug test to put the matter to bed, but lamented the fact her partying in a “private space” was made public.

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