Visit to Lappeenranta by Ambassador Adams

Ambassador Adams visited the city of Lappeenranta in South Karelia on September 16, 2015. (© State Dept.)
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Ambassador Adams and Deputy Chief of Mission Susan Elbow meeting with Lappeenranta Mayor Kimmo Jarva.

Ambassador Adams visited the city of Lappeenranta in South Karelia on September 16, 2015. He met with city officials as well as local business people and university leaders. Ambassador visited the Lappeenranta University of Technology (LUT) and toured the Green campus, as well as visited the Valio Lappeenranta Terminal. In addition, Ambassador toured the Vaalimaa border, which is the busiest border crossing in the Finnish-Russian border.