President of Uruguay José Mujica is on a working visit to Finland on 15–17 September 2014. President of the Republic Sauli Niinistö will hold talks with President Mujica on Wednesday 17 September. The talks will involve the bilateral relations between Finland and Uruguay, the economic situation in Europe and Latin America, and the progress of the association agreement negotiations between the EU and Mercosur.
President Sauli Niinistö attended the NATO summit in Wales on 4 September 2014. The summit began with a meeting of the countries involved in the ISAF operation in Afghanistan. According to President Niinistö, the attendees were committed to a continuing presence in Afghanistan.
»'The security of us Finns depends to a large extent on how the security of other Finns, a secure life, has been guaranteed,' said President Sauli Niinistö at the closing session of the Kultaranta talks...»