Office of the President of the Republic of Finland
Press release 6/2024
17 January 2024
President of the Republic of Finland Sauli Niinistö will inspect the Jaeger Brigade on Monday 22 January 2024 in Sodankylä.
During the visit, President Niinistö will be briefed on the Jaeger Brigade’s operations and current issues. The programme includes demonstrations of the Brigade’s Air Defence Readiness Unit and its Arctic training activities, as well as conversations with Defence Forces’ personnel and conscripts.
The Jaeger Brigade is the Finnish Defence Forces’ northernmost brigade-level unit specialised in arctic training and ground-based air defence.