The Telegraph (24.1.) interviewed Programme Director Juha Jokela, interview focused on the security relations with the UK after Brexit. “As Finland is not a member of NATO, bilateral defence cooperation with the UK has been advanced, and Helsinki would warmly welcome a continuing UK contribution to EU operations. Against this backdrop, deep political and security relations between the EU and the UK would be appreciated by Finland,” said Juha Jokela to The Telegraph.
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