President of the Republic of Finland Sauli Niinistö met with U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis at the Presidential Palace in Helsinki on Monday, 6 November 2017. During the hour-long conversation, President Niinistö and Secretary Mattis discussed European security, defence cooperation between Finland and the U.S. and the situation in North Korea.
Security in the Baltic Sea region took centre stage in the discussions between President of the Republic Sauli Niinistö and President of the Republic of Poland Andrzej Duda on 24 October 2017. President Duda paid a state visit to Finland with his spouse, Mrs Agata Kornhauser-Duda, from 23 to 25 October 2017.
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