(ˌɑ tiˈsɑr i)
Martti, born 1937, president of Finland 1994–2000.
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Ahtisaari heads the Independent Commission on Turkey, which issued its latest report on September 7, "Breaking the Vicious Circle," and the commission members are on a tour of European capitals to promote the Turkish membership.
Ulster Secretary Peter Mandelson told republican leaders that one visit by inspectors Cyril Ramaphosa and Martti Ahtisaari was not enough to build lasting peace.
Earlier, US State Department spokesman James Rubin said Milosevic had told the EU envoy, Finnish president Martti Ahtisaari, that he intended to implement the Kosovo peace deal, which he agreed with Mr Ahtisaari and Russia's Viktor Chernomyrdin last week.
The convergence of mobile communications and the Internet is not science fiction here in Finland, it's a part of daily life," explains Concept Designer Marko Ahtisaari.
ISTANBUL, Nov 18, 2009 (TUR) -- Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu met with Martti Ahtisaari, chairman of the Independent Commission on Turkey, in Istanbul on Wednesday.
Ahtisaari,'' he claimed, suggesting that the envoy had ignored fundamental human rights and the situation for the minority Serbs and non-Albanians in Kosovo.
BERTIE Ahern last night met independent arms overseers Martti Ahtisaari and Cyril Ramaphosa after their first inspection of the IRA's arms dumps.
Hopes rose yesterday when Milosevic told EU peace envoy and Finnish president Martii Ahtisaari that he intended to honour the Kosovo peace deal agreed last week.
The seminar was organized in conjunction with the state visit of the President of Finland, Mr Martti Ahtisaari to Japan this week.
What we ask for is that Turkey receives equal treatment as all other candidate countries," said Martti Ahtisaari, former Finnish president and a member of the commission.
Secretary General Ban Ki Moon conveyed his ''full support'' Monday for a report prepared by Martti Ahtisaari, his special envoy for the Kosovo future status, recommending independence for Serbia's breakaway nation.
The inspectors - former President of Finland Martti Ahtisaari and exANC official Cyril Ramaphosa - were secretly ferried to at least three caches in the Republic.