Press Releases 2014
Minister of Defence Carl Haglund visits Iceland
Minister of Defence Carl Haglund will participate in the meeting of Nordic Foreign and Defence ministers in Reykjavik. The following security policy related topics of current interest will be on the agenda: the on-going crisis-management operations, Nordic defence cooperation (Nordefco), topical security and defence policy matters in the neighbouring regions, and the growing importance of arctic regions.
Minister Haglund will also visit the Iceland Air Meet 2014 Exercise where he is going to meet the flights' personnel.
In connection with his journey to Iceland, Minister Haglund will meet Swedish Minister for Defence Karin Enström in Stockholm. They are going to discuss bilateral defence cooperation.
For more information on Minister Haglund's programme and timetables, please contact Lieutenant Commander Anssi Munkki, ADC to the Minister of Defence, tel. +358 295 140 102, and Senior Advisor Kristian Vakkuri, tel. +358 295 140123, on the communication details of the visit.