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28.12.2010  Estonia Expresses Concern Over Khodorkovsky’s New Trial
Nr 406-E Estonian Foreign Minister Urmas Paet stated that the new trial of Mikhail Khodorkovsky and the fact that he was accused as guilty ahead of time shows a regression in the establishment of rule ...
23.12.2010  Switzerland to Issue Visas for Estonia in Palestine
No. 405-E Starting in 2011, Switzerland will be representing Estonia in Ramallah for the issuing of Schengen visas in the areas of the Palestinian Authority. Foreign Minister Urmas Paet stated that these ...
22.12.2010  Foreign Minister Urmas Paet Signed Agreement for the Avoidance of Double Taxation Between Estonia and Jersey
No. 404-E Today in London Foreign Minister Urmas Paet and Deputy Chief Minister and Treasury and Resources Minister of the Bailiwick of Jersey Philip Ozouf signed agreements for the avoidance of double ...
21.12.2010  Scandinavian-Polish Chamber of Commerce Open to Estonian Entrepreneurs
No. 403-E On Monday, 20 December, the Scandinavian-Polish Chamber of Commerce (SPCC) active in Poland decided to extend its co-operation to Estonian entrepreneurs. Now it will be possible for Estonian ...
20.12.2010  Foreign Minister Urmas Paet in Meeting with British Foreign Minister: International Forces Can Leave Afghanistan When Nation No Longer Poses Threat
No. 402-E At their meeting today in London, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet and Foreign Minister of Great Britain William Hague recognised the co-operation of Estonian and British soldiers and civil experts ...
20.12.2010  Foreign Minister Paet to Meet with Pope Benedictus XVI and Vatican Foreign Minister
No. 69-TT From 14-15 December, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet will be on a visit to the Vatican. Today Paet has a meeting with Secretary for Relations with States, or foreign minister, of the Vatican Dominique ...
20.12.2010  Estonia Feels Giving Candidate State Status to Montenegro Is Essential
No. 400-E Foreign Minister Urmas Paet expressed his satisfaction over the decision made at the European Union summit today to give Montenegro the status of a European Union candidate state. Paet stated ...
20.12.2010  Foreign Minister Paet to Visit Great Britain
No. 401-E Tomorrow, 20 December, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet will meet in London with Foreign Minister of Great Britain William Hague. Foreign Minister Urmas Paet stated that Estonia and Great Britain ...
17.12.2010  Estonian Ambassador to Croatia Presents Credentials
No. 399-E On Friday, 17 December, Ambassador of the Republic of Estonia to the Republic of Croatia Priit Pallum presented his credentials to Croatian President Ivo Josipović. The ambassador resides in ...
16.12.2010  Estonian Ensemble Vox Clamantis Has United States Debut Today
No. 398-E The Gregorian chant ensemble Vox Clamantis is performing today, 16 December, in Manhattan Community Church in New York. They will be giving two concerts in the USA to celebrate Arvo Pärt’s ...
15.12.2010  Foreign Minister Urmas Paet Met With Pope Benedictus XVI
No. 397-E At his meeting today in the Vatican with Foreign Minister Urmas Paet, Pope Benedictus XVI recognised Estonia’s successful development and congratulated Estonia on the upcoming 20th anniversary ...
15.12.2010  European Union Foreign Ministers Confirmed EU’s Clear Course Towards Enlargement
No. 396-E Today in Brussels the European Union foreign ministers confirmed that accession negotiations with Turkey, Croatia and Iceland would continue and relations would be intensified with Macedonia, ...
14.12.2010  Foreign Minister Paet: Fight Against Piracy on Somalian Coast is Important Mission for European Union
No. 395-E During the Foreign Affairs Council in Brussels, the European Union foreign ministers addressed the battle against piracy off the coast of Somalia. Foreign Minister Urmas Paet stated that the ...
13.12.2010  Foreign Minister Paet: European Union’s Course is Free Trade and Visa Freedom with Eastern Partners
No. 394-E At the meeting of European Union and Eastern Partnership foreign ministers in Brussels today, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet said that very rapid and practical steps towards free trade and visa ...
13.12.2010  Estonia Helps Haiti Manage Cholera Epidemic
No. 392-E Estonia is supporting the activities of UNICEF is alleviating the situation of residents of Haiti, particularly woman and children, during the cholera epidemic. To this end the Foreign Ministry ...
13.12.2010  House of Representatives of US Congress Recognised Success of Estonia and Other Baltic States
No. 391-E Foreign Minister Urmas Paet thanked chairman of the Baltic friendship group of the House of Representatives of the US Congress John Shimkus for the US House of Representatives accepting the resolution ...
13.12.2010  Foreign Minister Paet Presented Ernesaks Piano to Theatre and Music Museum
No. 390-E Today Foreign Minister Urmas Paet presented the “Ernesaks piano” from the Estonian Embassy in Moscow to the Estonian Theatre and Music Museum. “Gustav Ernesaks has symbolic ...
10.12.2010  Estonia Opened Honorary Consulate in Bolivia
No. 388-E On Thursday, 9 December, Foreign Ministry Undersecretary for Legal and Consular Affairs Lauri Bambus opened Estonia’s first honorary consulate in Bolivia in La Paz. The Estonian honorary ...
10.12.2010  Foreign Minister Paet: Poland to Join NATO Cyber Defence Centre
No. 389-E Foreign Minister Urmas Paet stated that during their meeting in Tallinn today, Polish Foreign Minister Radoslaw Sikorski noted that Poland would like to become a full member of the NATO Co-operative ...
09.12.2010  Estonian Ambassador to France Presents Credentials
No. 380-E Ambassador of the Republic of Estonia to the Republic of France Sven Jürgenson presented his credentials to French President Nicolas Sarkozy on Friday, 3 December. Ambassador Sven Jürgenson ...
09.12.2010  As of Today Estonia is Full Member of OECD
No. 387-E As of today Estonia is officially a full member of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). Estonia became a full member of the organisation after Estonian Ambassador ...
09.12.2010  Polish Foreign Minister to Visit Estonia
Nr 68-TT   Tomorrow, 10 December, Polish Foreign Minister Radoslaw Sikorski will be in Estonia for an official visit and meet with Foreign Minister Urmas Paet. Topics to be discussed at the meeting ...
09.12.2010  Estonian Ambassador to Egypt Presents Credentials
No. 382-E On Sunday, 5 December Ambassador of the Republic of Estonia to the Arab Republic of Egypt Paul Teesalu presented his credentials to Egyptian President Muhammad Hosni Mubarak. During the credential ...
08.12.2010  Estonian Ambassador to India Presents Credentials
No. 386-E Today, 8 December, Ambassador of the Republic of Estonia to the Republic of India Peep Jahilo presented his credentials to President of the Republic of India Prathiba Devisingh Patil. Ambassador ...
08.12.2010  Increasing Energy Security is Shared Interest of Estonia and Ukraine
No. 385-E At his meeting in Kiev with Ukrainian Foreign Minister Kostyantyn Gryschenko, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet said that Estonia would open its new embassy building in Kiev in the first half of next ...
07.12.2010  Estonia Considers Visa Freedom with European Union for Ukraine to Be Important
No. 384-E At today’s meeting with Ukrainian President Viktor Janukovitch in Kiev, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet confirmed Estonia’s support for Ukraine in visa negotiations with the European ...
07.12.2010  Estonian Ambassador to Germany Demonstrated Opportunities for Using New German ID Card to Access Services in Estonian Internet Portal
No. 67-TT At the 5th National IT Summit taking place in Dresden, Germany on 7 December, Estonian Ambassador Mart Laanemäe demonstrated the opportunities offered by the Estonian state portal eesti.ee ...
07.12.2010  Foreign Minister Paet: Ukrainian Investments in Estonia Have Tripled
No. 383-E While opening an Estonia-Ukraine business seminar this morning, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet said that Ukrainian investments in Estonia have tripled this year. “We hope that this trend ...
07.12.2010  On Citizens’ Day, Estonia Recognises Promoters of Public Diplomacy
In honour of Citizens’ Day, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet is thanking and recognising active promoters of public diplomacy with thank-you letters. The recipients have helped to introduce Estonia and ...
03.12.2010  Foreign Minister Paet: Estonia’s Goal is a World Free of Chemical Weapons
No. 379-E At his meeting yesterday with Director General of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPWC) Ahmet Üzümcü, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet noted that Estonia’s ...
02.12.2010  Slovenian Prime Minister to Visit Estonia
Slovenian Prime Minister Borut Pahor will be in Estonia for a working visit on Monday, 6 December. During the visit, the Slovenian prime minister has meetings scheduled with Prime Minister Andrus Ansip ...
02.12.2010  Foreign Minister Paet Invites the Netherlands to Participate in Baltic Air Policing Mission
Nr 378-E   During his meeting in The Hague today with Dutch Foreign Minister Uri Rosenthal, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet invited the Netherlands to participate in the Baltic air policing mission. “The ...
01.12.2010  Foreign Minister Paet to Visit the Netherlands
Nr 377-E     Tomorrow, 2 December, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet will meet with his Dutch colleague Uri Rosenthal in Amsterdam. Foreign Minister Urmas Paet stated that there is room for development ...
01.12.2010  Competition for Estonian-Latvian and Latvian-Estonian Translation Prize Begins
No. 376-E Foreign Minister Urmas Paet and Latvian Foreign Minister Ģirts Valdis Kristovskis announced that the competition for recognising the best Latvian and Estonian-language translators is now open. ...
01.12.2010  Estonian Ambassador to Malta Presents Credentials
No. 371-E 26 November 2010 On Thursday, 25 November, Ambassador of the Republic of Estonia to the Republic of Malta Merike Kokajev presented her credentials to President of Malta George Abela. Ambassador ...
30.11.2010  Estonia to Help Children Caught in Turmoil in Southern Sudan
No. 375-E Foreign Minister Urmas Paet stated that Estonia is donating 900 000 kroons (57 500 EUR) through UNICEF to help alleviate the situation of civilians suffering in the turmoil taking place in Southern ...
29.11.2010  Foreign Minister Paet: Estonian Rescue Workers Highly Valued in Crisis Areas
No. 374-E Today Foreign Minister Urmas Paet, Minister of the Interior Marko Pomerants, and director general of the Rescue Board Kalev Timberg presented mission medals to members of the Estonian Disaster ...
29.11.2010  Foreign Minister Paet: St. John’s Church in St. Petersburg Will Be Restored at 150 Years of Age
No. 373-E At the opening of the exhibit dedicated to the 150th anniversary of St. John’s Church in St. Petersburg, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet said that St. John’s Church in St. Petersburg ...
26.11.2010  Foreign Minister Paet: Honorary Consulate to be Opened in Australia Next Year Will Also Cover New Zealand
No. 370-E At their meeting in Tallinn today, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet informed his colleague from New Zealand Murry McCully that Estonia plans to open an honorary consulate in Sydney next year that ...
25.11.2010  Foreign Minister Paet Met with First Nicaraguan Foreign Minister to Visit Estonia
Nr 369-E At his meeting today with the first ever Nicaraguan foreign minister to visit Estonia, Samuel Santos Lopez, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet emphasised the necessity of observing Georgia's territorial ...
23.11.2010  Nicaraguan Foreign Minister to Visit Estonia
No. 62-TT From 24-25 November Nicaraguan Foreign Minister Samuel Santos Lopez will be in Estonia for a visit and meet with Foreign Minister Urmas Paet. This is the first visit by a Nicaraguan foreign minister ...
23.11.2010  Estonian Foreign Minister Expresses Concern Over Situation in Korean Peninsula and Condemns North Korean Attacks
No. 368-E Foreign Minister Urmas Paet condemned North Korea’s attack on South Korea’s island of Yeonpyeong today and expressed concern that the military provocation could threaten peace in ...
22.11.2010  European Union Foreign Ministers Prepare for EU-Russia Summit
No. 367-E Today in Brussels the European Union foreign ministers discussed preparations for the summit with Russia. The situations in Belarus, Burma, Sudan, and the Middle East were also addressed. Estonian ...
22.11.2010  Foreign Minister Paet: OSCE Must Work to Resolve Existing Conflicts
No. 366-E During his meeting in Brussels yesterday with his colleagues from Latvia, Lithuania, Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet discussed European security matters and ...
22.11.2010  Foreign Minister Paet to Meet with Foreign Ministers of the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Latvia and Lithuania
No. 365-E During his meeting in Brussels today with his colleagues from Latvia, Lithuania, Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet will discuss European security matters, topics ...
22.11.2010  Foreign Minister Paet: Allies That Share NATO’s Security Responsibilities Deserve Special Treatment
No. 364-E Late last night, during the foreign ministers’ meeting that took place within the framework of the NATO summit in Lisbon, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet said that in developing relations with ...
22.11.2010  Foreign Ministry Coming Events: 21 - 28 November 2010
21.11 Foreign Minister Urmas Paet will participate in a meeting of the foreign ministers of Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Belgium, the Netherlands, and Luxembourg in Brussels. They will discuss ...
19.11.2010  Meeting of Estonia-Ukraine Joint Intergovernmental Commission on Economic, Industrial, Technical and Scientific Co-operation Takes Place
No. 60-TT On Thursday, 18 November, the first meeting of the Joint Intergovernmental Commission between the Government of the Republic of Estonia and the Ukrainian Cabinet of Ministers on Economic, Industrial, ...
19.11.2010  Foreign Minister Paet in Lisbon: NATO Needs Partners and the Open-Door Policy
No. 363-E At the Young Atlanticist Summit taking place on the sidelines of the NATO summit in Lisbon, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet spoke to the future leaders of the Euro-Atlantic region about the future ...
18.11.2010  Opening Embassy in Cairo has Given Boost to Estonia-Egypt Relations
No. 362-E During his meeting with Egyptian Assistant Foreign Minister Ahmed Fathalla yesterday in Tallinn, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet emphasised that the opening of the Estonian Embassy in Cairo has ...
17.11.2010  Foreign Minister Paet: Czech Republic is Important Contributor to Estonia’s Security
No. 361-E At his meeting in Tallinn with Czech Foreign Minister Kaarel Schwarzenberg today, on the anniversary of the Velvet Revolution, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet expressed hope that the Czech Republic ...
16.11.2010  Estonian and Latvian Foreign Ministers: New Electricity Connections Increase Security
No. 360-E During his meeting in Tallinn today with new Latvian Foreign Minister Girts Valdis Kristovskis, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet emphasised that in order to ensure the energy security of Estonia and ...
16.11.2010  Estonian Ambassador to Luxembourg Presents Credentials
No. 359-E On Tuesday, 16 November, Ambassador of the Republic of Estonia to the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg Mariin Ratnik presented her credentials to Grand Duke of Luxembourg Henri. In the discussion that ...
16.11.2010  Czech Foreign Minister to Visit Estonia
Czech Foreign Minister Karel Schwarzenberg will be in Estonia for an official visit tomorrow, 17 November. He will meet with Foreign Minister Urmas Paet. At their meeting, they will discuss current security ...
16.11.2010  Foreign Minster Paet: Women Experience Disproportionately Greater Suffering in Conflict Situations
No. 352-E At the international conference “Women, Peace and Security – the Afghan View” in Tallinn today, Foreign Minister Paet emphasised that significantly improving the rights and ...
15.11.2010  Estonian and Swedish Foreign Ministers Consider Participation in Nordic Battle Group Good Example of Close Co-operation
No. 357-E At their meeting in Stockholm today, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet and Swedish Foreign Minister Carl Bildt confirmed both Estonia and Sweden’s participation in the European Union Nordic Battle ...
15.11.2010  Estonian Foreign Minister Hails Release of Opposition Leader in Burma/Myanmar
No. 354-E Foreign Minister Urmas Paet hailed the release of opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi in Burma/Myanmar on Saturday and emphasised the necessity of releasing other political prisoners being held ...
15.11.2010  Foreign Minister Urmas Paet Visiting Sweden
No. 355-E Tomorrow, 15 November, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet will be in Sweden for a visit. Foreign Minister Paet says that Estonia-Sweden relations are very good and close in all sectors, including economics, ...
15.11.2010  New Latvian Foreign Minister to Visit Estonia
No. 356-E On Tuesday, 16 November, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet will meet with new Latvian Foreign Minister Ģirts Valdis Kristovskis, who will be in Estonia for a visit. They will discuss Estonia-Latvia ...
12.11.2010  Estonia and Finland to Take Nordic-Baltic Co-operation to a New Level in 2011
No. 353-E Meeting with his colleagues from the Nordic and Baltic nations in Riga today, Foreign Ministry Secretary General Marten Kokk spoke about the future of the region and how the suggestions made ...
12.11.2010  Estonian Ambassador to United Kingdom Presents Credentials
No. 351-E On Thursday, 11 November, Estonian Ambassador to the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Aino Lepik von Wirén presented her credentials to Queen Elizabeth II. In the discussion ...
11.11.2010  Estonia to Create European Union Eastern Partnership Training Centre
No. 350-E During his meeting in Tallinn today with Commissioner for Development of the European Commission Andris Piebalgs, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet confirmed that Estonia will be opening an Eastern ...
11.11.2010  Estonia Chosen as Member of UN Women Executive Board
No. 349 – E On 10 November the UN Economic and Security Council chose Estonia as a member of the Executive Board of the newly created UN Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN ...
11.11.2010  Supporting Georgia’s Territorial Integrity is Fundamentally Important
No. 346-E During his meeting today with Georgian Foreign Ministry Gregory Vashadze, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet emphasised that Estonia supports Georgia’s sovereignty and territorial integrity. “Both ...
10.11.2010  Estonia and Afghanistan To Intensify All Forms of Co-operation
No. 344–E Bilateral relations between Estonia and Afghanistan are becoming closer and more diverse all the time, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet acknowledged today during his meeting with Governor of ...
08.11.2010  Georgian Foreign Minister to Come to Estonia for Official Visit
No. 59-TT Georgian Foreign Minister Gregory Vashadze will be in Estonia for an official visit from 10-11 November. The Georgian foreign minister has meetings scheduled with President Toomas Hendrik Ilves, ...
08.11.2010  Estonia Supports Work of International Commission Investigating Conflict in Kyrgyzstan
No. 342-E The Foreign Ministry is supporting the work of the unbiased international commission investigating the violent conflict that erupted in the southern part of Kyrgyzstan in June of 2010 with 7 ...
08.11.2010  Invitation to Press Conference: Governor of Helmand Province Mangal and Foreign Minister Paet
No. 58-TT Tomorrow, 9 November, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet will meet with Governor of Helmand Province in Afghanistan Gulab Mangal. At the meeting, they will discuss Estonia-Afghanistan bilateral relations ...
08.11.2010  Foreign Minister Paet to Students and Teachers in USA: Estonia Will Soon be One of Europe’s Most Integrated Nations
No. 341 - E When speaking to the university students and teachers of Columbia University’s Institute for Social and Economic Research and Policy in New York, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet said that ...
08.11.2010  Foreign Minister Paet: Canadian Estonians Have Made Strong Contribution to Estonia’s Development
No. 340 -E Foreign Minister Urmas Paet met in Ottawa and Toronto with members of the Estonian community in Canada. He stated that the role Estonians living in Canada play in preserving Estonia’s ...
05.11.2010  Canadian Foreign and Defence Ministers Say Estonia is Valued Ally in Ensuring Security
No. 339-E At their meetings with Foreign Minister Urmas Paet, Canadian Foreign Minister Lawrence Cannon and Defence Minister Peter MacKay recognised Estonia’s important and visible contribution to ...
04.11.2010  Estonia Wins Case on Retired Military Pensions in European Court of Human Rights
No. 338-E Today the European Court of Human Rights ruled in Estonia’s favour regarding the complaints* of 45 retired Russian military servicemen against the Republic of Estonia, finding that Estonia ...
04.11.2010  Foreign Minister Paet Discussed Estonian Air Plane Purchase with Canadian Minister of International Trade Van Loan
No. 337-E Foreign Minister Urmas Paet, who is in Canada for an official visit, said in his meeting in Ottawa with Canadian International Trade Minister Peter Van Loan that Estonian Air’s purchase ...
03.11.2010  Latvian Prime Minister Coming to Estonia for Working Visit
No. 55-TT Latvian Prime Minister Valdis Dombrovskis will be in Estonia for a working visit on Friday, 5 November. During the visit, Latvian Prime Minister Valdis Dombrovskis will meet with President Toomas ...
03.11.2010  Foreign Minister Urmas Paet to Meet With Foreign Minister and Other Government Officials in Canada
No. 336-E Today, 3 November, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet is starting his official visit to Canada, where he will meet with members of the Canadian government as well as local Estonians. Foreign Minister ...
02.11.2010  Foreign Ministry Secretary General Emphasised Importance of Creative Industries at Northern Dimension Meeting
No. 335-E At the meeting of the Northern Dimension foreign ministers in Oslo, Foreign Ministry Secretary General Marten Kokk emphasised that Estonia sees important co-operation potential in the Northern ...
02.11.2010  Estonia Supports Activities of International Civil Mission in Kosovo
No. 334-E The Foreign Ministry is supporting the International Civilian Office (ICO) in Kosovo with 1.5 million kroons (95 870 EUR). Foreign Minister Urmas Paet stated that the goal of the civil mission ...
01.11.2010  Estonia Helps Relieve War Traumas of Children in Georgia
No. 333-E The Foreign Ministry is supporting the counselling of children who suffer from war traumas as a result of the armed conflict in Georgia. The project is being implemented by Tallinn University, ...
29.10.2010  Estonian Ambassador to San Marino Presents Credentials
No. 332-E On Wednesday, 27 October, Estonia’s new Ambassador to the Republic of San Marino Merike Kokajev presented her credentials to Captains Regent of San Marino Giovanni Francesco Ugolini and ...
29.10.2010  Ratification of Estonia’s OECD Accession Treaty Begins
No. 329 -E Today Foreign Minister Urmas Paet will speak in the Riigikogu, where the first reading for the ratification of Estonia’s accession treaty to the Organisation for Economic Co-operation ...
29.10.2010  Estonia Opens New Honorary Consulate in Canada
No. 330-E On Tuesday, 26 October, Minister of Social Affairs Hanno Pevkur and Estonian Chargé d’Affaires in Canada Riho Kruuv opened the Estonian Honorary Consulate in the city of Halifax ...
29.10.2010  Foreign Minister Paet: Participation in Civil Missions is Estonia’s Contribution to Global Security
No. 331-E The Foreign Ministry has completed the draft legislation for Estonia’s participation in civil missions, and today Foreign Minister Urmas Paet introduced the draft to the Riigikogu foreign ...
26.10.2010  Foreign Minister Paet: Support for Georgia’s Integrity Must Become Self-Evident
No. 328-E At the meeting of the members of the European Union Friends of Georgia group and the Georgian foreign minister in Luxembourg, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet said that both European Union and NATO ...
25.10.2010  First Estonian Ambassador to Belarus Presents Credentials
No. 327-E Today, 25 October, the first Estonian ambassador to Belarus Jaak Lensment presented his credentials to President of Belarus Aleksandr Lukashenko. Ambassador Jaak Lensment stated that for Estonia ...
25.10.2010  Foreign Minister Paet: Serbia’s EU Accession Application to Be Assessed
No. 326-E Foreign Minister Urmas Paet, who participated in the Foreign Affairs Council held in Luxembourg today, said that the EU foreign ministers decided to pass Serbia’s European Union accession ...
22.10.2010  Estonia to assume presidency of Baltic Council
At the session of the Baltic Council in Riga, the Foreign Minister, Mr. Urmas Paet, emphasised that Estonia’s main priorities during the presidency of the Baltic Council will be the development of ...
21.10.2010  President of Macedonia* to pay official visit to Estonia
The President of Macedonia, Mr. Gjorge lvanov, will pay an official visit to Estonia on 25th-26th October. In the course of his visit, the President of Macedonia, Mr. Gjorge Ivanov will meet with the President ...
21.10.2010  On the interpretation of the recommendations by the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination
The UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination presented Estonia with observations and recommendations for the elimination of all forms of racial discrimination for the implementation of ...
21.10.2010  Today, the Government approved Estonia's action plan for increasing the involvement of women in securing and maintaining peace and security
The Government today approved Estonia’s action plan for the implementation of UN Security Council resolution no. 1325, “Women, Peace and Security”, in Estonia from 2010–2014. According ...
20.10.2010  Estonian and Finnish foreign ministers raise European neighbourhood issue in their joint address
The Estonian Foreign Minister, Mr. Urmas Paet and Finnish Foreign Minister, Mr. Alexander Stubb, sent a joint address to Mrs. Catherine Ashton, the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs ...
19.10.2010  Estonian Ambassador in Japan hands over his credentials
Today, 19th October, the new Estonian Ambassador in Japan, Mr. Toivo Tasa, handed over his credentials to the Emperor of Japan, Akihito. An official ceremony took place in the Throne Room of the Imperial ...
18.10.2010  100,000 ideas for development of society collected in Estonian pavilion at Expo
In opening Estonian Day at the Shanghai Expo, the Foreign Minister, Mr. Urmas Paet, said that trade relations between Estonia and China have increased by 30% over the last five years, while Shanghai Expo ...
15.10.2010  Estonian Ambassador to Portugal Presents Credentials
No. 317-E Estonian Ambassador to the Portuguese Republic Marin Mõttus presented her credentials to President of the Portuguese Republic Aníbal Cavaco Silva on Friday, 15 October. In the ...
15.10.2010  Foreign Minister Urmas Paet to Lead Estonian Delegation to Expo World Exposition
No. 316-E Foreign Minister Urmas Paet will lead an Estonian delegation to the Expo World Exposition and open Estonia Day at the Shanghai Expo on Monday, 18 October. The Estonian delegation going to the ...
15.10.2010  Estonian Foreign Minister Paet and Finnish Foreign Minister Stubb to Open Grand Exhibit of Estonian Art in Helsinki
No. 314- E Today, on the evening of 15 October, Estonian Foreign Minister Urmas Paet and his Finnish colleague Alexander Stubb will open the exhibit “The Colours of Estonia – 150 Years of Estonian ...
15.10.2010  Foreign Minister Paet: Failures in NATO-EU Relations Damaging to Both
No. 315 – E At the NATO foreign ministers’ meeting in Brussels, Foreign Minister Urmas Paet said that NATO’s most important strategic partner is the European Union, and when the opportunities ...
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