Nordic Leaders White House Arrival Ceremony

Published: May 18, 2016

Nordic Leaders White House Arrival Ceremony President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama welcomed the president of Finland along with the prime ministers of Norway, Sweden, Iceland, and Denmark to the White House for a U.S.-Nordic Leaders Summit. On their agenda were discussions on counter-terrorism efforts, climate change, and nuclear security. In his remarks, President Obama talked about the cultural heritage and contributions of Nordic countries and the values they share with the U.S. Finnish President Sauli Niinisto and Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg also spoke.