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05.03.2019|Foreign Ministry

Estonian Ambassador to Croatia Eva-Maria Liimets presented her credentials

On Monday 4 March, the new Estonian Ambassador to Croatia Eva-Maria Liimets presented her credentials to President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic in Zagreb. Ambassador Liimets will reside in Prague in the Czech Republic. In the conversation following the presentation ceremony, both Liimets as well as...
26.02.2019|Foreign Ministry

Maasikas: North Macedonia’s integration with the EU and NATO reinforces regional stability

On 25 and 26 February, the Estonian Foreign Ministry’s Undersecretary for European Affairs Matti Maasikas was on a visit to Skopje in North Macedonia, where he met with Foreign Minister Nikola Dimitrov, Vice Prime Minister of North Macedonia on European Union Affairs Bujar Osman, and held European...
23.02.2019|Foreign Ministry

Estonia opens honorary consulate in St. Petersburg, Florida

At a formal ceremony held on Friday 22 February, the Director General of the Consular Department at the Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Kersti Eesmaa re-opened the Estonian honorary consulate in St. Petersburg, Florida. Estonian Consul General in New York Kairi Künka also took part in the...
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22.02.2019|Foreign Ministry

In photos: Estonian and Finnish Foreign ministers met in Tallinn

Today 22 February, Estonian Foreign Minister Sven Mikser met with the Finnish Foreign Minister Timo Soini; talks covered the good relations between the two countries, European Union issues, and digital and defence cooperation. At the meeting, the foreign ministers stressed that relations between...
21.02.2019|Foreign Ministry

No actions launched against Estonia by the European Commission in the Court of Justice of the EU in 2018

At the government meeting on 21 February, Foreign Minister Sven Mikser outlined Estonia’s involvement in the proceedings of the Court of Justice of the European Union and the European Free Trade Association Court, the infringement procedures launched against Estonia, and queries of the EU Pilot...
21.02.2019|Foreign Ministry

Estonia presented its report on the compliance with the UN International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights in Geneva

On 19-20 February, Estonia presented its third periodic report at the Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights on the implementation of the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights. The Estonian delegation briefed the committee on recent developments in Estonia...
20.02.2019|Foreign Ministry

Estonian Ambassador to Bosnia and Herzegovina Kristi Karelsohn presents her credentials

On 19 February, the new Estonian Ambassador Kristi Karelsohn presented her credentials to Milorad Dodik, the Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Ambassador Karelsohn resides in Budapest. Following the presentation ceremony, Milorad Dudik outlined the political situation in...
19.02.2019|Foreign Ministry

Mikser: we support additional sanctions in light of the Kerch Strait events

Today, 18 February, Estonian Foreign Minister Sven Mikser attended the meeting of the Foreign Affairs Council in Brussels. During the discussion of EU foreign ministers on the issue of Ukraine, Mikser highlighted the deteriorating security situation in the country and the need for added EU support...
18.02.2019|Foreign Ministry

Foreign Minister Mikser is meeting with his EU counterparts

Estonian Foreign Minister Sven Mikser is attending the Foreign Affairs Council in Brussels on Monday 19 February. The foreign ministers of the European Union will begin the meeting with talks about Ukraine, touching on the upcoming presidential elections, the reform process and the security...
15.02.2019|Foreign Ministry

Estonian and Russian foreign ministries held political consultations

The Estonian and Russian foreign ministries held political consultations today, 15 February in Moscow. The delegation of the Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs was led by the Director General of the Political Department Lembit Uibo, and the Russian delegation was headed by Sergey Belyayev, the...

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