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General Kivinen on a visit to Sweden

Defence Forces
17.2.2020 11.00
Press release

The commander of the Finnish Defence Forces, General Timo Kivinen, makes an official visit to Sweden on 17-18 February. The host of the visit is Sweden's Chief of Defense, General Micael Bydén.

During the trip, General Kivinen and his colleague General Bydén discuss the defense cooperation between the countries and visit military bases at the Swedish Armed Forces. In addition to the meetings with the highest military command, General Kivinen also meets Sweden's Minister of Defense.

The Commander of the Finnish Defence Forces will be accompanied by Finland's military attaché in Sweden, commander Rami Peltonen and Aide-de-Camp to Chief of Defence, Major Annukka Ylivaara.