The Finnish Defence Forces

General Kivinen to visit Norway

Defence Command 9.1.2020 6.00
Press release

The Commander of the Finnish Defence Forces, General Timo Kivinen, will make an official visit to Norway from 9 to 10 January. The visit will be hosted by the Chief of Defence of the Norwegian Armed Forces, Admiral Haakon Bruun-Hanssen.

During the visit, General Kivinen will be familiarised with the Norwegian Armed Forces and he will meet its highest military leadership. During the visit, the Commander will also have the opportunity to discuss defense cooperation between the two countries.

General Kivinen will be travelling with the Chief of Staff of Navy Command Finland, Commodore Tuomas Tiilikainen, the Finnish Defence Attaché in Norway, Captain Juha Tuominen and the General’s ADC, Major Annukka Ylivaara.