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Estonian Ambassador to Norway confers 4th class Order of the Cross of Terra Mariana on Martin Killi

24.10.2006

On Tuesday, 24 October, Estonian Ambassador to the Kingdom of Norway Juhan Haravee conferred on Martin Killi the Order of the Cross of Terra Mariana, 4th Class. The decoration, awarded by the President of the Republic of Estonia for meritorious service to the Estonian state and people, was bestowed on Killi, the former head of the Norwegian-Estonian Society (Norsk-estisk forening, NEF), for his major contribution to publicity efforts on behalf of Estonia in Norway, intensifying contacts between Estonia and Norway and promoting cross-cultural cooperation. Killi, chairman of the NEF from 2000-2005, has supported SOS children’s villages in Estonia and, for the last ten years, has worked together with the film and animation society.



 


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