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Gallery: President Mauno Koivisto remembered in Helsinki

Mauno Koivisto's state funeral is the first to take place in Finland for more than six years. Our picture gallery has a selection of images from the day.

Mauno Koivisto died on 12 May at the age of 93, and was laid to rest in Helsinki on Ascension Thursday, 25 May 2017. He was Finland's first president after the era of strong man Urho Kekkonen, and led Finland's application to join the European Union.

Our account of the funeral is here.

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