Russian President Vladimir Putin Will Pay a Visit to Finland in Late July
Vladimir Putin will pay an official visit to Finland, during which he will hold talks with his Finnish counterpart Sauli Niinisto.
"Heads of sate intend to discuss a wide range of issues related to the Russian-Finnish cooperation in the trade, economic, cultural, humanitarian and environmental spheres and exchange views on pressing regional and international issues", the Kremlin press service reported.
According to the press service, Vladimir Putin will visit Finland at Niinisto’s invitation.
"The visit is timed to celebrations to mark the 100th anniversary of Finland’s independence and will take place in the city of Savonlinna, which will also host an international opera festival with the participation of Russia’s Bolshoi Theater", the Kremlin reported.