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President and Ministerial Committee on Foreign and Security Policy discuss Finland’s participation in NATO mission in Iraq, Government’s Defence Report and EU security and defence cooperation

30.4.2021 13.04 | Published in English on 30.4.2021 at 16.14
Press release 277/2021

On Friday 30 April, the President of the Republic and the Ministerial Committee on Foreign and Security Policy discussed Finland’s participation in NATO mission in Iraq (NMI).

The meeting also discussed the preparation of the Government’s Defence Report.

In addition, the President and the Ministerial Committee discussed the Strategic Compass on EU security and defence cooperation for the coming years, which focuses in particular on developing the EU’s crisis management, resilience, capabilities and partnerships

Inquiries: Mikko Kinnunen, Director General, tel. +358 295 351 820, Ministry for Foreign Affairs; Esa Pulkkinen, Director General, tel. +358 295 140 300, Ministry of Defence

Anna-Maja Henriksson Annika Saarikko Antti Kaikkonen Jussi Saramo Matti Vanhanen Pekka Haavisto Ville Skinnari
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