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04.04.2018|Foreign Ministry

Estonian Ambassador to Turkmenistan presents his credentials

Today, on 4 April, Estonian Ambassador to Turkmenistan Heiti Mäemees presented his credentials to the Speaker of the Parliament of Turkmenistan, Gulshat Mammedova, in Ashgabat. After the ceremony, Ambassador Mäemees noted that there is untapped potential in relations between Estonia and...
04.04.2018|Foreign Ministry

Estonia reaffirms support for Moldova’s integration to the EU

At today’s political consultations of the foreign ministries of Estonia and Moldova in Chișinău, the Undersecretary for Political Affairs of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Estonia, Paul Teesalu reaffirmed Estonia’s continued support for Moldova’s integration to the EU and expectations for...
29.03.2018|Foreign Ministry

Government approves Foreign Minister’s proposal to refuse individuals on Magnitsky List entry to Estonia

The Government of the Republic of Estonia has decided at today’s meeting to approve Foreign Minister’s proposal to impose restrictive measures under the International Sanctions Act against individuals involved in grave human rights violations, including the death of Sergei Magnitsky. Under the...
Aino Lepik von Wirén ja Mikaela Kumlin-Granit
28.03.2018|Foreign Ministry

Consultations between the ministries of foreign affairs of Estonia and Sweden held in Stockholm

Today, political consultations between the foreign ministries of Estonia and Sweden were held in Stockholm where the representatives of the two countries discussed bilateral relations, regional cooperation and topical EU affairs. The Estonian delegation was led by Foreign Ministry’s Director...
26.03.2018|Foreign Ministry

Foreign Minister Mikser: the Salisbury attack is not only a dispute between the UK and Russia

Foreign Minister Sven Mikser announced at today’s press conference that Estonia has decided to expel a Russian diplomat. “As the activities of the employee of the Russian Embassy are not compatible with the diplomatic status agreed in the Vienna Convention, we have decided to expel the...
26.03.2018|Foreign Ministry

Mikser offers condolences to Russian colleague

Foreign Minister Sven Mikser has offered condolences to the Foreign Minister of Russia, Sergey Lavrov, over the fire at a shopping centre in the city of Kemerovo. “I express sincere sympathy to the families and friends of the victims and I hope for a rapid recovery for those who were injured...
23.03.2018|Foreign Ministry

Foreign Minister to make proposal to cabinet to refuse individuals on the Magnitsky List entry to Estonia

Today, Foreign Minister Sven Mikser will make a proposal to the government to impose restrictive measures under the International Sanctions Act against individuals involved in grave human rights violations, including the death of Sergei Magnitsky. Under the proposal, 49 individuals on the so-called...
20.03.2018|Foreign Ministry

Member of the Estonian Parliament Mart Nutt's working visit to Kuwait

Estonian delegation met on 18 March with Members of the National Assembly of Kuwait, Ms. Safa Al-Hashem and Mr. Rakan Al-Nesef. The delegation also met with H.E. Nasser Al-Sabeeh, Aiistant Foreign Minister for Development and International. The purpose of the meetings was to discuss bilateral...
20.03.2018|Foreign Ministry

EU foreign ministers express support for Ukraine and expect reforms to continue

Today, Foreign Minister Sven Mikser attended the EU Foreign Affairs Council in Brussels to meet his colleagues and exchange views on Ukraine, the situation on the Korean Peninsula, the Iran nuclear deal and the crisis in Syria. During the discussion on Ukraine, Mikser emphasised the...
19.03.2018|Foreign Ministry

EU foreign ministers express support for Ukraine and expect reforms to continue

Today, Foreign Minister Sven Mikser attended the EU Foreign Affairs Council in Brussels to meet his colleagues and exchange views on Ukraine, the situation on the Korean Peninsula, the Iran nuclear deal and the crisis in Syria. During the discussion on Ukraine, Mikser emphasised the...

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