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17.09.2019|Foreign Ministry

Foreign Minister Urmas Reinsalu: Estonia must strengthen ties with the global Estonian community

Foreign Minister Urmas Reinsalu met with the representatives of the Estonian American National Council (EANC) and the Estonian World Council (EWC) in Tallinn. The leaders of the global organisations of Estonians recognised Minister Urmas Reinsalu for his initiative in launching a global cooperation...
17.09.2019|Foreign Ministry

Foreign Minister Reinsalu discussed further digital cooperation with UK Secretary of State for Digital Affairs

Today 17 September, Foreign Minister Urmas Reinsalu met with Nicky Morgan, the UK’s Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport, and discussed the close relations and additional possibilities for cooperation between Estonia and the United Kingdom, especially in digital affairs and...
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16.09.2019|Foreign Ministry

Estonian Ambassador to Egypt presents his credentials

Today 16 September, Estonian Ambassador to Egypt Miko Haljas presented his credentials to the President of the Arab Republic of Egypt Abdel Fattah el-Sisi at the presidential palace in Cairo. At the presentation ceremony, President Al Sisi wished the new Ambassador success in developing bilateral...
13.09.2019|Foreign Ministry

Estonia opens an Honorary Consul’s Office in Vordingborg in Denmark

On 12 September, Estonian Ambassador to Denmark Märt Volmer opened the Honorary Consul’s Office in Vordingborg in eastern Denmark. The new honorary consul is Filip Rasmussen who has more than 20 years of experience of working with Estonia. Rasmussen was also one of the main initiators of the joint...
13.09.2019|Foreign Ministry

Estonia’s new representative to the OSCE presented his credentials

On Thursday 12 September, Estonian Ambassador to the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Sander Soone presented his credentials to Secretary General Thomas Greminger. In talks following the presentation ceremony, Ambassador Soone and Secretary General Greminger...
12.09.2019|Foreign Ministry

Estonian Ambassador to Germany Alar Streimann presented his credentials

Yesterday 11 September, the Estonian Ambassador to the Federal Republic of Germany Alar Streimann presented his credentials to President Frank-Walter Steinmeier in Berlin. In the discussion following the presentation ceremony, President Steinmeier noted the excellent bilateral relations of Germany...
12.09.2019|Foreign Ministry

Nordic countries and Baltic States commit to pressing for global climate action

Today 12 September, the foreign ministers of the Nordic countries and Baltic States (NB8) made a joint statement, promising to raise the need for more ambitious global climate action at the UN. The full text of the statement: The world is already witnessing multiple disruptive impacts of...
12.09.2019|Foreign Ministry

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs gains a new department for cyber diplomacy

At its session today 12 September, the government endorsed the proposal of Foreign Minister Urmas Reinsalu to establish the Department for Cyber Diplomacy. The development of international cooperation in cybersecurity is also added to the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. “...
12.09.2019|Foreign Ministry

Estonian Ambassador to Ukraine presents his credentials to President Volodymyr Zelensky

Yesterday 11 September, the Estonian Ambassador to Ukraine Kaimo Kuusk presented his credentials to President Volodymyr Zelensky. During the discussion following the presentation ceremony, Ambassador Kuusk stressed the importance of relations with Ukraine for Estonia. “Estonia wishes Ukraine to...
11.09.2019|Foreign Ministry

Estonian Ambassador to the international organisations in Geneva presents her credentials to the WTO Director-General

Katrin Saarsalu-Layachi, the Estonian Ambassador to the UN and other international organisations in Geneva, presented her credentials to the Director-General of the World Trade Organization (WTO) Roberto Azevêdo. In November, Estonia celebrates 20 years of membership of the WTO. In a discussion...

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