“Our countries have a beautiful relationship, we are like siblings. We have learned to cooperate in all areas. The most important thing is the capability to cooperate because then you are also capable of giving answers to the future, whatever it brings,”” said President of the Republic Sauli Niinistö at a press conference, after meeting with Kersti Kaljulaid, the President of Estonia, in Helsinki on 7 March 2017.
President of the People's Republic of China Xi Jinping will pay a state visit to Finland, accompanied by his spouse, Mrs Peng Liyuan. President of the Republic Sauli Niinistö and his spouse, Mrs Jenni Haukio, will host the visit. President Niinistö and Mrs Haukio will welcome their guests at an official ceremony in the Presidential Palace on Wednesday 5 April 2017.
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