15.09.2011 / European Voice
The foreign ministers of the Baltic states reflect on 20 years of independence and on their countries' evolving foreign policy.
This year marks the 20th anniversary of the international recognition of the restored independence of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania.
Kjære Norske venner (Dear Norwegian friends),
Takk for sist , Jonas and let me first thank you for bringing us together on this very special occasion. After all, what greater joy is there for a small country than the freedom it fought for and longed for over the course of...
Ladies and Gentlemen
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Ministers, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen
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Welcoming remarks by Mr. Alar Streimann, Secretary General of the Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Dear Director General, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen,
It is a pleasure to welcome you, Mr. Üz...
11 May 2011, Istanbul
Mr. Chairman, Dear Colleagues, Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen,
Let me begin by going 50 years back in time and recalling the important role the Council of Europe played in supporting Estonia’s quest for regaining our freedom. Twenty years after the violent...
Overview of Estonia’s Foreign Policy
Respected Members of the Riigikogu,
2010 was a very special year for Estonia’s foreign policy, encompassing many achievements. Thanks to these accomplishments, we can in this address talk not only about Estonia...
Dear representatives of Estonian Jewish Community,
Ladies and gentlemen,
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Lisbon, 19 November 2010
“NATO and the Future of Europe”
Dear young leaders, delegates of this Summit,
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Ladies and gentlemen,
First I would like to thank the organisers for bringing together such a distinguished audience in order to discuss the future steps in addressing women, peace and security. The question of the role of women in conflicts has always...