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Finland's new Foreign Minister Timo Soini to visit Estonia


Tomorrow, on June 3, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will meet with Finland's new Foreign Minister Timo Soini, who will be visiting Estonia.

At their meeting, the Foreign Ministers will discuss Estonia-Finland bilateral relations, including cooperation between the Foreign Ministries. They will also discuss current relevant issues in the European Union, including those related to the Eastern Partnership and migration. Other topics of discussion will include regional security, the situation in Ukraine and possibilities for cooperation in the cyber realm.

Foreign Minister Soini will also meet with the Parliament's Foreign Affairs Committee chairman Hannes Hanso and Defence Committee chairman Marko Mihkelson and will participate at a reception of the Finnish Defence Forces Flag Day celebrations.

Honoured journalists!

We ask that journalists interested in covering the visit please notify the Foreign Ministry of their first name and surname, publication and ID number by e-mail: or phone at 637 7654 by June 3 at 12:00.

NB! Please specify which event you would like to cover.

Wednesday June 3:

14:10 Meeting with Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus
First moments of the meeting
Foreign Ministry of Estonia, Islandi väljak 1
We ask that photographers and camera operators arrive no later than 13:45.

15:00 Joint press conference of Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus and Finnish Foreign Minister Timo Soini
Foreign Ministry of Estonia, Islandi väljak 1
Languages: Estonian and English
We ask that journalists arrive no later than 14:45.


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