President of the Republic and Ministerial Committee on Foreign and Security Policy decided on Finland's actions following Salisbury nerve agent attack
On Monday 26 March 2018, the President of the Republic and the Ministerial Committee on Foreign and Security Policy discussed the nerve agent attack that took place in Salisbury, in the United Kingdom, on 4 March. Finland immediately condemned the use of a chemical weapon in the attack and, together with the other EU Member States, gave its strong support to the UK. The attack in Salisbury poses a serious threat to the security of the whole of Europe. It is important that appropriate action be taken both within the EU and bilaterally.