Minister Niinistö to attend a meeting for European Defence Ministers in Tallinn

Ministry of Defence 5.9.2017 15.00 | Published in English on 5.9.2017 at 15.10
Press release

Minister of Defence Jussi Niinistö will participate in an unofficial meeting for the EU Defence Ministers in Tallinn on 6 to 7 September.

The working sessions will focus on the EU CYBRID 2017 exercise and security challenges in Sahel and the African Horn from the perspective of CSDP operations.

During their joint lunch, the Defence Ministers and Foreign Ministers will discuss permanent structured cooperation and the European Defence Fund.

Inquiries: Aide-de-Camp to the Minister of Defence Sami Jaakola, tel. +358 295 140102 and Special Adviser Kristian Vakkuri, tel. +358 295 140123.