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25.01.2019|Foreign Ministry

Estonia opens honorary consulate in San Diego

At a formal ceremony held on Thursday 24 January, the Secretary General of the Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Rainer Saks opened the Estonian honorary consulate in San Diego. Estonian Ambassador to the United States Jonatan Vseviov and Consul General Kairi Künka also took part in the ceremony...
22.01.2019|Foreign Ministry

Mikser highlighted the benefits of e-governance to his African Union counterparts

Estonian Foreign Minister Sven Mikser participated in the meeting of foreign ministers of the European Union and the African Union that was held in Brussels on Tuesday 22 January and focused on political and security cooperation, trade, investments and economic integration, as well as international...
22.01.2019|Foreign Ministry

Mikser encouraged ASEAN states to adopt digital solutions

Estonian Foreign Minister Sven Mikser took part in the 22nd ministerial meeting of the European Union and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN), held in Brussels on 21 January. At the meeting he affirmed Estonian support for the EU plan to elevate relations with ASEAN to the level of a...
21.01.2019|Foreign Ministry

EU foreign ministers stressed the importance of combatting disinformation

Meeting in Brussels on Monday 21 January as part of the Foreign Affairs Council, the foreign ministers of the European Union discussed the action plan on the fight against disinformation, focusing on its external aspects. “Last week, when Facebook removed more than 300 sites and accounts...
Ambassador Kristi Karelsohn and the President of former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia Gjorge Ivanov
21.01.2019|Foreign Ministry

Estonian Ambassador to FYR Macedonia Kristi Karelsohn presented her credentials

The new Estonian Ambassador to the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia Kristi Karelsohn presented her credentials on Friday 18 January in Skopje to President Gjorge Ivanov. Ambassador Karelsohn resides in Budapest. At the presentation ceremony, the Estonian Ambassador reaffirmed Estonia’s...
21.01.2019|Foreign Ministry

Foreign Minister Mikser meets with his EU counterparts

On Monday 21 January, Estonian Foreign Minister Sven Mikser joins his European Union counterparts at the meeting of the Foreign Affairs Council in Brussels. The ministerial meeting of the EU and the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) takes place the same day. On Tuesday 22 January...
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17.01.2019|Foreign Ministry

Foreign Minister briefed the government on preparations for a possible no-deal Brexit

Estonian Foreign Minister Sven Mikser briefed the government on Thursday 17 January on the preparations for a possible no-deal departure of the United Kingdom from the European Union. According to Prime Minister Jüri Ratas and Foreign Minister Sven Mikser, the agreement between the European Union...
16.01.2019|Foreign Ministry

Mikser to Poroshenko: the EU must reinforce its support for Ukraine with specific steps

Estonian Foreign Minister Sven Mikser and his Lithuanian and Polish counterparts met with the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko on Tuesday 15 January. The meeting focused on the security situation of Ukraine and the events on the Sea of Azov. The foreign ministers reaffirmed their...
16.01.2019|Foreign Ministry

Mikser in Ukraine: targeting aid requires a better overview of the situation on the ground

On Tuesday, 15 January, Estonian Foreign Minister Sven Mikser and his Lithuanian, Latvian and Polish counterparts were on a joint visit to Ukraine, where they visited Dnipro with the Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin.* In the evening, the ministers are due to meet with Ukrainian President...
14.01.2019|Foreign Ministry

Foreign Minister Mikser visits Mariupol with his Baltic and Polish counterparts

On 15 January, Foreign Minister Sven Mikser and his Lithuanian, Latvian and Polish counterparts are on a joint visit to Ukraine that takes them to the port city of Mariupol with Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin. The foreign ministers will be briefed on the ground on the access of ships to...

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