Press Releases 2014
United States Secretary of the Navy to visit Finland
United States Secretary of the Navy Mr. Ray Mabus is to visit Finland 10 June 2014. He will visit the Ministry of Defence of Finland, hosted by Minister of Defence Carl Haglund. He will also visit the Finnish Navy, hosted by Commander of the Finnish Navy, Rear Admiral Kari Takanen.
The purpose of the Secretary?s visit is to learn more about the mission, roles and capabilities of the Finnish Navy. Existing bilateral naval cooperation as well as observing Finland?s approach to naval operations are also on the agenda.
For more information on the programme of the visit 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.