Tartu Peace Treaty 100

On 2 February 2020,
it will be 100 years since
the signing of the
Tartu Peace Treaty.


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Estonia coordinating the NB8 in 2020

In 2020, Estonia is
the coordinating country
of the NB8 Nordic-Baltic
cooperation format.

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United Kingdom leaving the EU

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with regard to Brexit?

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EU Sanctions Map

New digital tool.
Up-to-date information
on the sanctions
applied in the EU.

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Estonia as an elected member of UN Security Council 2020-2021

Estonia's elected membership
of the UN Security Council

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Foreign minister Urmas Reinsalu

Urmas Reinsalu is the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Estonia from 29 April 2019. He is a member of the Pro Patria party.



The safeguarding of Estonia's security and welfare, as well as the promoting of Estonia's interests in the world, by planning and implementing the nation's foreign policy and co-ordinating its foreign relations.


  • … the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has operated continuously since 1918.
  • … the first foreign minister was Jaan Poska.
  • … the first country to recognize Estonia in 1991 was Iceland. That is why the address of the ministry is Islandi Väljak 1 (1 Iceland Square).


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