General Lindberg to visit the United States

Defence Command 7.7.2019 10.00
Press release

The Commander of the Finnish Defence Forces, General Jarmo Lindberg, will attend a United Nations’ Chiefs of Defence Conference in the United States on 11 July 2019.

The topic of the conference is Creating Military Capabilities to Better Meet the Demanding Needs of Today. Before the conference, General Lindberg will attend high-level meetings in Washington D.C, including a meeting with the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Joseph F. Dunford Jr.

The Commander will be accompanied in the meetings by Colonel Petteri Seppälä, the Commander's ADC, Major Antti Rajahalme. Also participating in the meetings in Washington, is Lauri Puranen (MG, ret.), who is the Director of the Strategic Projects Programme at the Ministry of Defence.