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The Commander of the Latvian National Armed Forces visits Finland

Defence Forces
Publication date 30.5.2023 8.00
Press release

The Commander of the Latvian National Armed Forces, Lieutenant General Leonīds Kalniņš, is visiting Finland on 30 to 31 May. The host for the visit is the Commander of the Finnish Defence Forces, General Timo Kivinen.

The visit program includes, among other things, getting acquainted with the exercise Sapeli at the Guard Jaeger Regiment, as well as familiarizing with the operations of the Finnish Navy and the Atrain 23 exercise at the Coastal Brigade. Lieutenant General Kalniņš will also meet with the Minister of Defence, Antti Kaikkonen, during his visit.