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14.08.2018|Foreign Ministry

Foreign Minister Mikser offers condolences to families of Italian bridge collapse victims

Foreign Minister Sven Mikser has sent a letter of condolence to his Italian counterpart Enzo Moavero Milanesi following the collapse of a motorway bridge near the city of Genoa. According to the latest official information, the collapse claimed the lives of around 30 people and injured at least 13...
07.08.2018|Foreign Ministry

Foreign Minister Sven Mikser: Abkhazia and South Ossetia are integral parts of Georgia

Statement from the Foreign Minister on the occasion of the 10th anniversary (8.08.2008) of Russia’s aggression against Georgia Tomorrow marks ten years since the beginning of Russia’s aggression against Georgia, with which Russia gravely violated international law and undermined regional...
Estonia’s new Ambassador to Latvia, Arti Hilpus, presenting his credentials to Latvian President Raimonds Vējonis (Photo: Office of the President of Latvia)
01.08.2018|Foreign Ministry

Estonian Ambassador to Latvia Arti Hilpus presents his credentials

On Tuesday, 31 July, Estonia’s new Ambassador to Latvia, Arti Hilpus, presented his credentials to Latvian President Raimonds Vējonis. After the ceremony, Ambassador Hilpus and President Vējonis discussed the close cooperation and partnership between the two countries. Ambassador Hilpus also...
25.07.2018|Foreign Ministry

Estonia's UN Security Council campaign delegation's high level meetings in the Comoros

Estonia UN Security Council campaign delegation made the first ever official Estonian visit to the Comoros. Daniel Schaer, Ambassador and Special Diplomatic Representative of the President of Estonia and Kaisa Mitt-Alvarez, member of Estonia’s UN Security Council campaign delegation visited Moroni...
25.07.2018|Foreign Ministry

Estonia’s UN Security Council campaign delegation's high level meetings in Madagascar

Estonia’s UN Security Council campaign delegation visited Madagascar on July 23-24.  In Antananarivo, special envoy Daniel Schaer and diplomat Kaisa Mitt-Alvarez met with Foreign Minister Mr. Eloi Maxime Alphonse Dovo, the Secretary General of the Presidency Roger Pierre Ralala, colleagues...
24.07.2018|Foreign Ministry

Foreign Minister Mikser offers condolences to families of Greek wildfire victims

Foreign Minister Sven Mikser has offered condolences to his Greek counterpart Nikos Kotzias following wildfires in Greece. „My sincere sympathies go out to the families and friends of the victims. I wish a speedy recovery to those who were injured. We stand together with Greece after this tragedy...
17.07.2018|Foreign Ministry

Mikser to EU foreign ministers: we need to think about the future of the Eastern Partnership post 2020

Yesterday, Foreign Minister Sven Mikser was in Brussels for the meeting of the EU Foreign Affairs Council where he emphasised the necessity to move forward towards the deliverables of the Eastern Partnership and make long-term plans. “The strategic goals of the Eastern Partnership, which include...
16.07.2018|Foreign Ministry

Estonia’s UN Security Council campaign delegation's meetings in the Republic of Seychelles

Estonia’s UN Security Council campaign taskforce visited the Republic of Seychelles on July 16. Special Diplomatic Representative of the President of Estonia Daniel Schaer and campaign taskforce member Kaisa Mitt-Alvarez had meetings with representatives of Seychelles’ Ministry of Foreign Affairs...
14.07.2018|Foreign Ministry

Estonia’s UN Security Council campaign task force high-level meetings in Mauritius

Estonia’s UN Security Council campaign task force is visiting the Indian Ocean island nations of Mauritius, the Seychelles, the Comoros and Madagascar from 12-24 July. Ambassador Daniel Schaer and taskforce member Kaisa Mitt-Alvarez visited Mauritius on 12 and 13 July. The Estonian delegation met...
12.07.2018|Foreign Ministry

Foreign Minister Mikser: stability in NATO’s neighbourhood necessary to ensure our security

Yesterday, Foreign Minister Sven Mikser attended a meeting of NATO ministers of foreign affairs and counterparts from Jordan, Tunisia and Iraq. The meeting focused on challenges emanating from the south, projecting stability, and enhancement of defence capabilities. “It is in the interest...

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