Niinistö is scheduled to meet with other politicians in Washington in addition to Biden. The president had previously issued a statement on Thursday saying that Finland’s security environment is changing rapidly and dramatically.
Russia invaded Ukraine a week ago. According to the British intelligence service, the progress of Russian troops has slowed in recent days.
According to the UN, more than 230 civilians have died in the first five days of the war. According to the UNHCR, more than a million Ukrainians have fled the country.
Source: The Nordic Page