Greece urged not to consider Russia the only enemy of NATO

ATHENS, 29 Nov – Greek National Defense Minister Nikolaos Panayotopoulos, who recently made anti-Russian statements at a forum in Estonia, suggested not focusing on Russia as NATO’s only enemy, he made a statement in an interview with the newspaper. “Naftemporiki“. Earlier, Panayotopoulos said at a NATO forum in Estonia that NATO must respond to “Russia’s … Read more

Estonia donated the remains of three Red Army soldiers to Russia

HELSINKI, 25 Nov – The remains of three Red Army soldiers who died in Estonia during World War II were handed over to Russia on Thursday for further burial at home, the press service of the Russian Consulate General in Narva said. The remains of the Red Army soldiers were discovered at different times by … Read more

Estonia completed work on the installation of barriers on the border with Russia

HELSINKI, 23 nov – The Estonian Defense Forces and the Police and Border Guard Board have completed the installation of barbed wire on the border with Russia in Narva, the Estonian Broadcasting Portal reported on Tuesday ERR… “Within three days, additional barriers were installed at the areas of possible illegal border crossing recommended by the … Read more

The head of the Polish parliament called for new sanctions against Belarus

WARSAW, 23 Nov – The heads of the parliaments of Poland, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia called for the immediate introduction of new sanctions against Belarus. “We strongly condemn the continuing instrumentalization of illegal migration, sponsored by the Belarusian regime; we call for the immediate implementation of a new package of sanctions against the Lukashenka regime,” … Read more

Zakharova responded to NATO’s statement on "aggressive behavior" Of Russia

MOSCOW, Nov 21 – NATO, accusing Russia of “aggressive behavior”, is conducting military exercises in Estonia, said Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova. According to her, the US Embassy in Estonia announced the joint exercises of the Estonian Defense Forces and the US Army Special Operations Forces. “In the war games of the Pentagon, this … Read more

Estonian Prime Minister familiarized himself with the construction of barriers on the border with Russia

HELSINKI, 20 Nov – Estonian Prime Minister Kaya Kallas on Saturday got acquainted with the start of work on the construction of temporary barriers at the first sections of the border with Russia in Narva in the north-east of the country, the press service of the Cabinet of Ministers said. The Estonian government announced on … Read more

Exercises of NATO and Baltic countries will take place in Latvia, media reported

MOSCOW, 20 Nov – Military exercises with the participation of the armed forces of Latvia, Lithuania and the NATO combat group “Winter Shield 2021” located in Latvia will be held from November 22 to December 4 at the Adazi training ground near Riga, news agency LETA reports, citing the Latvian Ministry of Defense. “From November … Read more

Ex-President of Estonia complained that the EU does not take their opinion

MOSCOW, 19 Nov – Former President of Estonia Toomas Hendrik Ilves, evaluating two telephone conversations and. O. German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, said that the EU does not reckon with the Eastern European countries of the union, as a result of which these states may begin to block decision-making in the … Read more

Estonia sends Lithuania 105 kilometers of barbed wire

MOSCOW, 19 Nov – During the migration crisis, Lithuania received 105 kilometers of barbed wire from Estonia to install a fence on the border with Belarus, and Estonia also sent 20 employees and two drones to Lithuania, said Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs of Lithuania Arnoldas Abromavicius at a meeting with Deputy Minister of Foreign … Read more

Eismont responded to reports of Lukashenka’s conditions to the West

MINSK, 17 Nov – The head of the Belarusian state Alexander Lukashenko did not discuss with the acting German Chancellor Angela Merkel sanctions and “recognition”, it would be beneath his dignity, said the press secretary of the President of Belarus Natalia Eismont. Earlier, Estonian Foreign Minister Eva-Maria Liimets said that Lukashenka put forward a condition … Read more

Estonia proposed to strengthen the border with Russia with a wire fence

HELSINKI, 15 Nov – The Estonian government’s State Security Commission proposes to strengthen the border with Russia with a temporary barbed wire fence, the press service of the Cabinet of Ministers said on Monday. “At today’s meeting, the Security Commission decided to make a proposal to the government to temporarily strengthen part of the Estonian-Russian … Read more

Estonia is ready to build a barbed wire fence on the border with Russia

HELSINKI, 12 Nov – The Estonian military is ready to deploy 130 kilometers of barrage wire on the border with Russia to prepare “for a possible hybrid attack on the country,” Defense Minister Kalle Laanet said on Friday. Estonia does not have a common border with Belarus, but fears that illegal migrants from Belarus may … Read more