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01.10.2015 
Foreign Minister Kaljurand at the UN Security Council: the fight against ISIL must continue in a manner coordinated with the activities of the coalition
At the open session of the UN Security Council focusing on resolving conflicts and fighting terrorism in the Middle East and North Africa, chaired by Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, ...
30.09.2015 
Foreign Minister Kaljurand met in New York with colleagues from Nepal, Moldova, Norway and Bosnia and Herzegovina
At their meeting in New York, Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand and the Foreign Minister of Nepal, Mahendra Bahadur Pandey spoke of the cooperation of small countries in the UN, reforming ...
29.09.2015 
Estonia will serve as co-chair of the Lifeline Fund next year, which assists embattled civil society organisations
Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand attended the annual donor steering committee meeting of the Lifeline: Embattled CSOs Assistance Fund in New York, which was chaired by Deputy Secretary ...
29.09.2015 
Estonia and Vietnam signed a double taxation agreement
Meeting in New York, Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand and Foreign Minister of Vietnam Pham Binh Minh signed an agreement on the avoidance of double taxation between the two countries and ...
28.09.2015 
Foreign Minister Kaljurand: selection of the UN Secretary-General must be transparent
Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand represented Estonia at a side event organized together with the United Nations Elders, Costa Rica and Finland entitled “Selecting the next UN Secretary-General: ...
28.09.2015 
Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand met with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov
Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand discussed issues related to Estonia-Russia bilateral relations with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in New York. The Foreign Minister expressed ...
26.09.2015 
Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand expressed sincere joy over the safe return home of Eston Kohver
"I am very pleased that Eston Kohver is back at home with his family. Eston Kohver's return home is good news for Estonia, good news for all of Europe," Foreign Minister Kaljurand said. "We ...
25.09.2015 
The main topics of the Foreign Ministry’s visit to Finland were security and the migration crisis
Yesterday, Foreign Affairs Minister Marina Kaljurand met with the President of the Republic of Finland Sauli Niinistö, Finnish Foreign Minister Timo Soini and the Minister for European ...
23.09.2015 
The Foreign Minister is travelling to visit Finland
Today, on September 23, Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand is travelling to visit Finland. Meetings are planned with President Sauli Niinistö, Foreign Minister Timo Soini, Minister ...
23.09.2015 
Estonia was elected vice president of the UN Economic and Social Council
On September 17 , Estonia was elected Vice President of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) at UN Headquarters in New York. The duties of the vice president will be ...
17.09.2015 
Foreign Minister Kaljurand and her Andorran colleague discussed co-operation in the field of IT and in the UN
Meeting today in Tallinn with the Foreign Minister of Andorra Gilbert Saboya Sunyé, Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand discussed co-operation in the field of IT and in the UN. The ...
17.09.2015 
Foreign Minister at women's rights conference: gender perspectives must be taken into account when resolving conflicts
Yesterday, when speaking at the Estonian Women's Studies and Resource Centre (ENUT) conference, Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand emphasized the importance of considering gender perspective ...
14.09.2015 
Foreign Minister Kaljurand expressed her condolences in connection with the fatalities following an explosion in India
Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand expressed her condolences to her Indian colleague Sushma Swaraj in connection with the explosion in a restaurant in the Jhabua region of Madhya Pradesh ...
14.09.2015 
Foreign Minister Kaljurand expressed her condolences in connection with the tragic accident in Mecca
Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand expressed her condolences to the Foreign Minister of Saudi Arabia Adel bin Ahmed Al-Jubeir in connection with yesterday's accident in Mecca at the Great ...
10.09.2015 
Estonia wishes to intensify cooperation with Denmark in the areas of economy and cybersecurity
Yesterday, while meeting with her Danish colleague Kristian Jensen, Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand discussed possibilities for closer cooperation in the areas of economy and cyber security, ...
09.09.2015 
Estonia’s Ambassador to France presented his credentials
Yesterday, on September 8, Estonian Ambassador Alar Streimann presented his credentials to the President of the French Republic, François Hollande. During the brief conversation ...
09.09.2015 
Survey: Nearly three-quarters of the Estonian population supports assisting poorer countries
The results of a survey presented at the Foreign Ministry today showed that 74% of Estonia's population and 98% of opinion leaders think that Estonia should assist poorer and less developed ...
08.09.2015 
Invitation to a presentation of the results of a development cooperation-themed public opinion study
On Tuesday, September 8 at 11:00, the results of a development cooperation-themed public opinion study will be presented at the Foreign Ministry. The event will be opened by Foreign Minister ...
08.09.2015 
The EU Foreign Ministers’ main focus in Luxembourg was Eastern Partnership and migration
At the European Union Foreign Ministers' informal meeting in Luxembourg yesterday and today, Foreign Minister Kaljurand discussed relations with her counterparts following the Eastern Partnership ...
07.09.2015 
Kaljurand and Lidington spoke about the future of the European Union
At their meeting in Luxembourg, Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand and UK Minister of State for Europe David Lidington discussed the future of the European Union, as well as bilateral defence ...
04.09.2015 
Foreign Minister Kaljurand stressed the need for cooperation to ensure regional security at the Nordic and Baltic Foreign Ministers meeting
At the Nordic and Baltic countries (NB8) Foreign Ministers' meeting in Copenhagen, Foreign Minister Kaljurand stressed the importance of intensifying political and defence cooperation in ...
03.09.2015 
Foreign Minister Kaljurand: in deploying a digital single market, Baltic countries can act as a compass for Europe
Today in Copenhagen, while speaking at the Baltic Development Forum and the ICT development think-tank “Top of Digital Europe” round table about the need for and development ...
02.09.2015 
Estonia's ambassador to the WTO presented his credentials
On Monday, August 31, Estonia's new ambassador to the World Trade Organization (WTO) Andre Pung presented his credentials to the Director-General of the WTO Roberto Azevêdo. Following ...
02.09.2015 
Foreign Minister Kaljurand discussing European security with Nordic and Baltic Foreign Ministers in Copenhagen
Today and tomorrow, on September 2 and 3, Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand is participating in a meeting of the Nordic and Baltic (NB8) Foreign Ministers in Copenhagen. The Foreign Ministers ...
31.08.2015 
Foreign Minister to leading lawyers: international law also applies in cyber space
No. 190-E On 27 August, at the Seaplane Harbour, Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand hosted members of the Institute of International Law, who were in Tallinn for the organisation’s ...
26.08.2015 
Estonia condemns the unlawful conviction of Ukrainian citizens by Russia
Minister of Foreign Affairs Marina Kaljurand stated, that Estonia condemns the unlawful conviction of Ukrainian citizens Oleg Sentsov and Alexander Kolchenko by the military court of Russia. According ...
25.08.2015 
Minister of Foreign Affairs Marina Kaljurand: The success of NATO strategic communications has to be based on the cooperation of the members of the alliance
Minister of Foreign Affairs Marina Kaljurand participated today in the opening of the new premises of the NATO Strategic Communications Centre of Excellence in Riga. At the strategic communications ...
25.08.2015 
Minister of Foreign Affairs Marina Kaljurand discussed cyber cooperation with US Senators
Minister of Foreign Affairs Marina Kaljurand discussed cyber cooperation and questions related to international cybersecurity with US Senators John McCain, Sheldon Whitehouse and John ...
25.08.2015 
Minister of Foreign Affairs Marina Kaljurand discussed bilateral relations and regional safety in Riga.
When meeting in Riga the Latvian President Raimonds Vējonis, Prime Minister Laimdota Straujuma, Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkēvičs, and head of the Foreign Affairs Committee ...
25.08.2015 
Minister of Foreign Affairs Marina Kaljurand and High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini met in Tallinn to discuss security issues of EU importance
Minister of Foreign Affairs Marina Kaljurand and the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini met today in Tallinn to discuss the security ...
21.08.2015 
Poland’s President Andrzej Duda will make his first foreign visit to Estonia
Sunday, on 23 August, on the Anniversary of Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact, Poland’s President Andrzej Duda will make his first foreign visit to Estonia. Poland’s head of state will ...
21.08.2015 
High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini will visit Estonia
On Monday, 24 August, Federica Mogherini, the Vice-President of the European Commission and High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, will visit Tallinn. Mogherini ...
21.08.2015 
Minister of Foreign Affairs at World Humanitarian Day: international humanitarian aid system facing great challenges
Today, on World Humanitarian Day, Minister of Foreign Affairs Marina Kaljurand underlined the matter of the international humanitarian aid system facing a considerable challenge. “The ...
21.08.2015 
Minister of Foreign Affairs Marina Kaljurand to visit Latvia
Today and tomorrow, August 19-20, Minister of Foreign Affairs Marina Kaljurand is visiting Riga to meet with Latvian leaders as well as to participate in the inauguration of the new facilities ...
19.08.2015 
Foreign Minister Kaljurand: we condemn today’s judgement and demand Eston Kohver’s immediate release
According to Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand, Estonia strongly condemns the judgement rendered by the Pskov regional court today on Eston Kohver as well as the entire trial of Eston Kohver. ...
14.08.2015 
The Minister of Foreign Affairs made a proposal to the government to name Rainer Saks as the new Secretary General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The Minister of Foreign Affairs Marina Kaljurand tabled a proposal for tomorrow’s session to name the current Director General of the Information Board, Rainer Saks, as the new ...
14.08.2015 
New Permanent Representative of Estonia Presents Credentials to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon
The new Permanent Representative of Estonia to the United Nations, Ambassador Sven Jürgenson, presented his credentials today to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. Until end of July, ...
10.08.2015 
25 young journalists from across the world are in Estonia at the invitation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs
25 young journalists from different parts of the world will be in Estonia on 2-9 August in the framework of the project “100 friends” carried out in cooperation of the Estonian ...
10.08.2015 
Estonian Embassy in London receives citizens at a new address
Estonian Embassy in London is moving to a newly renovated building and from today, 3 August, will start to provide consular services for the citizens at the new address 44 Queen’s ...
30.07.2015 
Foreign Minister Kaljurand: Estonia and the allies show solidarity towards Turkey
Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand said after the extraordinary meeting of NATO member states which took place yesterday that Estonia and the Allies show solidarity towards Turkey. “Terrorism ...
23.07.2015 
Marina Kaljurand: the non-recognition policy is still topical today
Today, while speaking at the symposium dedicated to the 75th anniversary of the Sumner Welles declaration and unveiling of the memorial plaque at the hall of the Academy of Sciences, Foreign ...
21.07.2015 
Estonia condemns the act of terrorism in the town of Suruç in Turkey
According to Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand, Estonia condemns the bombing today in the town of Suruç in Turkey that killed at least 30 people. Foreign Minister Kaljurand expressed ...
21.07.2015 
The European Union plans to increase support for Tunisia
At today's European Union foreign ministers meeting in Brussels, the situation in Tunisia and Libya was under discussion, as well as the recent nuclear agreement reached with Iran. The ...
20.07.2015 
Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand will discuss the situation in Libya and Tunisia and issues surrounding the Middle East peace process with EU foreign ministers tomorrow
Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand will participate in the European Union Foreign Affairs Council meeting in Brussels on Monday. The High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs ...
19.07.2015 
A global agreement was reached in Addis Ababa regarding financing for development
On July 13 to 16, the Foreign Ministry's Undersecretary for Economic and Development Affairs Väino Reinart participated in the United Nations Third International Conference on Financing ...
17.07.2015 
Estonia welcomes the agreement on the Iranian nuclear program
Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand said that Estonia welcomes the agreement reached as a result of negotiations between the E3 + 3 (the United States, China, France, Germany, Great Britain ...
16.07.2015 
Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand spoke with Latvian, Lithuanian and Finnish colleagues about cooperation
Following her inauguration today, Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand phoned her Latvian, Lithuanian and Finnish colleagues to speak of good-neighbourly relations and cooperation within the ...
13.07.2015 
Estonia condemns the terrorist act at the Italian Consulate in Cairo
The Estonian Foreign Ministry condemns the bombing that took place this morning in close proximity to the Italian consulate in Cairo. There is no justification for an attack or terrorism ...
12.07.2015 
Estonia condemns attack at Italian consulate in Cairo
The Estonia Ministry of Foreign Affairs condemns the terrorist attack at the Italian consulate in Cairo. There is no justification for an attack at a diplomatic mission and terrorism. ...
10.07.2015 
The Foreign Minister spoke to India’s Ambassador about allowing the ship guards home
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus met with India’s Ambassador to Estonia Ashok Kumar Sharma in Tallinn today, to once again convey Estonia’s urgent plea to allow the 14 ...
09.07.2015 
Pentus-Rosimannus: Electoral observers’ access and security must be ensured in Eastern Ukraine
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus met with the Director of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe’s (OSCE) Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights ...
03.07.2015 
The Estonian-Latvian translation award was won by Margus Konnula
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus and Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkēvičs announced the winner of the Estonian-Latvian and Latvian-Estonian translation award in Tallinn ...
01.07.2015 
Ambassador Bambus met with athletes from Saaremaa competing in Jersey
Yesterday, on June 29, the Estonian Ambassador in London Lauri Bambus met with athletes from Saaremaa island competing at the International Island Games in Jersey. According to the Ambassador, ...
30.06.2015 
Pentus-Rosimannus in Sweden: Finding a job helps refugees adapt more quickly in society
At their meeting today in Stockholm, Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallström and Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus discussed the situation in Greece, the migratory crisis and ...
30.06.2015 
Foreign Minister Pentus-Rosimannus is travelling to meet with her Swedish colleague
Today, on June 30, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus is visiting Stockholm, where she will meet with Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallström. At their meeting, the Foreign ...
26.06.2015 
Estonia condemns the terrorist attacks in Tunisia, France and Kuwait
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus said today that Estonia condemns the terrorist attacks perpetrated in France, in the tourist area of the Tunisian city of Sousse, and in Kuwait. ...
25.06.2015 
The European Union called for the release of Eston Kohver in the UN Human Rights Council and OSCE
The European Union raised the issue of Eston Kohver in the UN Human Rights Council today, calling on Russia to put an end to violations of international law and to immediately release the ...
22.06.2015 
Pentus-Rosimannus: the actions of Putin's regime require economic sanctions being extended
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus is participating in a meeting of the European Union foreign ministers in Luxembourg tomorrow, which is scheduled to approve the extension of economic ...
17.06.2015 
Foreign Minister Pentus-Rosimannus: participants in civilian missions help build trust in Estonia
Today, when thanking Estonian experts who have participated in civilian missions, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus underlined the fact that their dedication, professionalism and ...
15.06.2015 
Foreign Minister Pentus-Rosimannus offered her condolences to the Foreign Minister of Georgia in connection with fatalities due to floods in Tbilisi
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus offered her condolences to Georgian Foreign Minister Tamar Beruchashvili in connection with the deaths in Tbilisi caused by flooding due to a powerful ...
12.06.2015 
The Estonian Foreign Minister to the UN Under-Secretary-General: Ukraine needs the international community's full support
At meetings in New York with UN Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs Jeffrey Feltman and Assistant Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs and Deputy Emergency Relief Coordinator ...
11.06.2015 
Pentus-Rosimannus: Estonia will be a candidate for UNICEF chair next year
At meetings with United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) Executive Director Anthony Lake and the UN Secretary-General's Special Representative Leila Zerrougoui in New York, the Foreign ...
10.06.2015 
The Estonian Foreign Minister to the Deputy Secretary-General of the United Nations: Estonia supports UN reform
Meeting with UN Deputy Secretary-General Jan Eliasson in New York, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus said that cooperation with the United Nations and other international organizations ...
09.06.2015 
Pentus-Rosimannus thanked the U.S. Deputy Secretary of State for the United States’ contribution to strengthening the security of our region
Upon meeting with U.S. Deputy Secretary of State Antony Blinken in Washington yesterday, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus thanked the United States for its contribution to the security ...
08.06.2015 
Pentus-Rosimannus on security: We must focus on prevention rather than prediction
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus stressed the significance of allied presence in our region while speaking to think-tankers and ambassadors in Washington this morning. Pentus-Rosimannus ...
08.06.2015 
Address by the Minister of Foreign Affairs at the Center for European Policy Analysis (CEPA)
Estonian Foreign Policy Objectives in the Context of the Ukrainian Crisis Thank you to CEPA for inviting me here today. And thank you everyone for showing up on Monday morning to hear me ...
08.06.2015 
Foreign Minister at the New York Estonian School: in the future, the child of an Estonian parent who receives the citizenship of two countries at birth should not have to renounce one of them
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus met with teachers and parents of the New York Estonian Educational Society’s Estonian school to hear about the school’s progress and ...
08.06.2015 
Foreign Minister departing on a visit to the United States
Today, on June 6, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will travel to visit the United States. The Foreign Minister will visit Washington, where she will meet with U.S. Deputy Secretary ...
05.06.2015 
Prizes of the Foreign Ministry's 20th Estonia-themed quiz went to Germany and Russia
Today, on June 5, the Foreign Ministry’s Secretary General Alar Streimann drew the winning names of its web-based quiz, intended as an introduction to Estonia for foreigners. The ...
03.06.2015 
The Foreign Minister to Finland’s new Foreign Minister: Finland is a good friend to Estonia
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus met today in Tallinn with the new Minister for Foreign Affairs of Finland, Timo Soini, to discuss bilateral relations between Estonia and Finland, ...
03.06.2015 
Foreign Minister: Russia has violated international law for 9 months by illegally detaining Eston Kohver
According to Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus, Russia has been violating international law for nearly nine months by having abducted and by illegally detaining Eston Kohver."The ...
02.06.2015 
Finland's new Foreign Minister Timo Soini to visit Estonia
Tomorrow, on June 3, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will meet with Finland's new Foreign Minister Timo Soini, who will be visiting Estonia. At their meeting, the Foreign Ministers ...
29.05.2015 
Estonian citizens can travel visa-free to Caribbean and Pacific countries
Estonian citizens are now able to travel without a visa for the purpose of short-term tourism to St. Lucia, Dominica, Grenada, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago, Samoa, ...
28.05.2015 
The Foreign Ministry supports students from development cooperation countries studying at Estonian universities
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus approved the financing of ten scholarship programs for students from Ukraine, Georgia, Belarus, Moldova, the Palestinian Authority and Kazakhstan ...
22.05.2015 
Prime Minister Rõivas in Riga: The European Union must strongly support its eastern partners
Riga, 22 May 2015 – Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas said at the fourth Summit of the European Union and Eastern Partnership countries in Riga today that we can do more to support ...
22.05.2015 
Estonian classical music at the Vale of Glamorgan Music Festival in Wales
Today the contact event “Estonia - A music powerhouse”, introducing Estonian classical music will take place in Cardiff, Wales. This is the second such event in the UK during ...
22.05.2015 
Prime Minister Rõivas: We expect to see clear support for Eastern partners in Riga
Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas and Minister of Foreign Affairs Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will depart for Riga today to participate in the fourth summit of the European Union and Eastern ...
22.05.2015 
Undersecretary Mart Laanemäe discussed bilateral cooperation with French Secretary of State for European Affairs
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs' Undersecretary for Europe and Transatlantic Relations, Mart Laanemäe met with French Secretary of State for European Affairs Harlem Désir yesterday ...
22.05.2015 
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus offered condolences to the Foreign Minister of Azerbaijan
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus offered her condolences to the Foreign Minister of Azerbaijan Elmar Mammadyarov in connection with the fatalities and casualties following the apartment ...
19.05.2015 
Pentus-Rosimannus in Brussels: The European Union needs a new security strategy
At today's European Union Foreign Affairs Council meeting in Brussels, the Foreign and Defence Ministers discussed security and defence issues at a joint session, in preparation for the ...
18.05.2015 
Pentus-Rosimannus: Estonia supports Ukraine’s visa-free regime with the European Union
After meeting with the Foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin in Brussels, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus stressed that Estonia supports the visa-free regime between Ukraine ...
18.05.2015 
Foreign Minister Pentus-Rosimannus to discuss Europe's security situation and challenges in the EU's neighbourhood with EU Foreign and Defence Ministers
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will take part in the European Union Foreign Affairs Council meeting in Brussels tomorrow. The Foreign Affairs Council will this time be held in ...
14.05.2015 
Foreign Minister Pentus-Rosimannus: Russia has used the ceasefire to take heavy weapons and troops into Ukraine
Today at the meeting of the NATO-Ukraine Commission in Antalya, foreign ministers jointly condemned Russia’s ongoing support of separatists in Ukraine. The joint statement adopted ...
14.05.2015 
Foreign Minister Pentus-Rosimannus: Threats to Europe’s eastern and southern borders continue
Today in Antalya, NATO foreign ministers and the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Frederica Morgherini discussed the activities of the two ...
13.05.2015 
NATO and partner countries to continue supporting Afghanistan following the end of the ongoing Resolute Support Mission
NATO and partner countries' foreign ministers meeting today in Antalya welcomed the successful launch of the joint training mission Resolute Support Mission (RSM). The mission began in ...
13.05.2015 
Foreign Minister Pentus-Rosimannus to discuss security in Europe at meeting with NATO colleagues in Turkey
Tomorrow and the following day, on May 13 and 14, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will participate in a meeting of NATO Foreign Ministers in Antalya. On the agenda are North Atlantic ...
12.05.2015 
Pentus-Rosimannus: E-governance is a good tool for implementing the Association Agreement between the Eastern Partners and EU
At the opening of an e-government themed seminar in Tallinn today, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus spoke to experts from Ukraine, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia and Moldova ...
07.05.2015 
Estonia opened its first Honorary Consulate in Mongolia
On Monday, May 4, the Foreign Ministry's Undersecretary for European and Transatlantic Relations Mart Laanemäe and Estonian Ambassador Toomas Lukk Estonia's opened Estonia’s ...
06.05.2015 
The Foreign Minister in Elsinore: If Russia escalates the situation in Ukraine, we must be ready to tighten economic sanctions
Meeting in Elsinore, Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus discussed guaranteeing regional energy security and cooperation in the field of strategic communications with her colleagues from Denmark, ...
06.05.2015 
Statement by Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Latvia, Lithuania, Norway and Sweden on strategic communication and support to independent media
The Nordic and Baltic Ministers for Foreign Affairs discussed the ongoing campaign of biased media coverage by mainstream Russian media, including in relation to the crisis in Ukraine but ...
06.05.2015 
The Foreign Minister at Ämari: the presence of NATO fighters in Estonia is a strong message of the Alliance's unity
At the handover ceremony of the NATO Air Policing rotation at Ämari Air Base, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus thanked the Allied Forces and the Estonian Defence Forces for ...
05.05.2015 
Estonia considers the so-called parliamentary elections in Nagorno-Karabakh illegal
According to Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus, Estonia does not recognize the independence of Nagorno-Karabakh and therefore does not consider the results of the so-called parliamentary ...
30.04.2015 
Moldovan Prime Minister to the Estonian Foreign Minister: Estonia is an example for Moldova
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus confirmed yesterday at her meeting in Chișinău with the Prime Minister of Moldova Chiril Gaburici, President Nicolae Timofti and first ...
30.04.2015 
The Foreign Minister in Chișinău: Estonia supports Moldova's integration with Europe
While visiting Chișinău Moldova today, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus emphasized at her meeting with Foreign Minister Natalia Gherman, that Estonia supports Moldova's ...
30.04.2015 
Address by Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus at the Lennart Meri Conference
I am honoured and privileged to address you tonight and I am grateful to President Ilves for giving me this opportunity.

 Lennart Meri was known as someone who did not find ...
29.04.2015 
Estonia is helping the victims of the earthquake in Nepal
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus said that Estonia will help to alleviate the situation of the people affected by the earthquake in Nepal with 50 000 euros through the World ...
29.04.2015 
The Foreign Ministry has made contact with all Estonian citizens currently known to be in Nepal
The Foreign Ministry has now been in touch with all the Estonian citizens currently known to be staying in Nepal. The Foreign Ministry made contact today with the four Estonians, who they ...
28.04.2015 
The Supreme Court of India will reach a verdict in the case of the Estonian ship guards in the coming weeks
Today, on April 28, the second hearing in the case of the Estonian ship guards took place in the Supreme Court of India, which heard all of the arguments of the defence lawyer hired by ...
27.04.2015 
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will travel to Ukraine and Moldova
Tomorrow, on April 28, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will participate in the high-level international conference organized by the Ukraine government entitled the “International ...
27.04.2015 
Foreign Minister Pentus-Rosimannus expressed her condolences following the devastating earthquake in Asia
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus expressed her condolences to Nepalese Foreign Minister Mahendra Bahadur Pandey, Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj and to other countries in the ...
27.04.2015 
One Estonian citizen is known to have died in the earthquake in Nepal
Based on available information, the Foreign Ministry is aware of 30 citizens of Estonia currently in Nepal. We have received confirmation that 25 people have escaped the natural disaster. ...
24.04.2015 
Foreign Minister Pentus-Rosimannus to Steinmeier: In Estonia we very highly appreciate Germany’s contribution to strengthening security
At today’s meeting with German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus discussed Estonia’s and Germany’ bilateral relations, ...
23.04.2015 
The Foreign Minister in Poland: Integration with Europe must be possible for Eastern Partnership countries
Meeting in Warsaw yesterday, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus and Polish Foreign Minister Grzegorz Schetyna discussed the European security situation, preparations for the upcoming ...
23.04.2015 
The Foreign Minister in Lithuania: The prospect of Europe must be open to Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova
At their meeting today in Vilnius, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus and Lithuanian Foreign Minister Linas Linkevičius discussed Estonian-Lithuanian bilateral relations, regional ...
22.04.2015 
Foreign Minister Pentus-Rosimannus will speak at the Global Conference on CyberSpace in The Hague
Tomorrow, on April 16, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will participate in the high-level cyber conference Global Conference on CyberSpace 2015 in The Hague, Netherlands. The Foreign ...
22.04.2015 
Estonian expert appointed Deputy Head of EU Police Mission in Afghanistan
Tarmo Miilits has been appointed the new Deputy Head of the European Union Police Mission in Afghanistan (EUPOL Afghanistan). According to Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus, Tarmo ...
22.04.2015 
Foreign Minister to visit Lithuania and Poland tomorrow
Tomorrow, on the morning of April 22, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will visit Lithuania and from there will travel on to Poland. In Vilnius, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus ...
21.04.2015 
Joint Statement by Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Estonia Keit Pentus-Rosimannus and Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Federal Republic of Germany Dr. Frank-Walter Steinmeier
Tallinn, 17 April 2015 The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Germany Dr. Frank-Walter Steinmeier and the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Estonia Ms Keit Pentus-Rosimannus met in Tallinn on ...
20.04.2015 
Foreign Minister Pentus-Rosimannus to discuss the situation in Libya with EU counterparts
Tomorrow, on April 20, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will participate in the European Union Foreign Affairs Council meeting in Luxembourg. The foreign ministers will discuss the ...
17.04.2015 
Foreign Minister Pentus-Rosimannus to Steinmeier: In Estonia we very highly appreciate Germany’s contribution to strengthening security
At today’s meeting with German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus discussed Estonia’s and Germany’ bilateral relations, ...
17.04.2015 
German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier will be in Estonia for a working visit
On Friday, April 17, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will meet with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Federal Republic of Germany, Frank-Walter Steinmeier, who is arriving ...
17.04.2015 
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus: Estonia is a strong supporter of Ukraine's reforms
Meeting today in The Hague with Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus discussed the latest developments in Ukraine and expressed strong support ...
14.04.2015 
Estonia opened its first Honorary Consulate in Vietnam
On Saturday, April 11, the Estonian Ambassador to Vietnam, Toomas Lukk, opened the first Estonian   Honorary Consulate in Ho Chi Minh City. The Estonian Honorary Consul of Do ...
13.04.2015 
Foreign Minister Pentus-Rosimannus: The situation in the EU's Southern neighbourhood is of concern to all Member States
On Monday, April 13, at the meeting of European Union and Southern neighbourhood foreign ministers in Barcelona, Estonian Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus stressed that Estonia estimates ...
13.04.2015 
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus to discuss the future of European Neighbourhood Policy with EU and Southern neighbourhood foreign ministers
Tomorrow, on April 13, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will participate in an Informal Ministerial Meeting on the future of European Neighbourhood Policy (ENP) in Barcelona at the ...
13.04.2015 
Foreign Minister Pentus-Rosimannus: Estonia’s and Latvia’s reform experiences can also be used in Ukraine
While on her visit to Latvia yesterday, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus discussed bilateral relations between the two countries, economic, energy and security cooperation, as well ...
10.04.2015 
Foreign Minister Pentus-Rosimannus to the Finnish Foreign Minister: Finland is a good and important partner for Estonia
At today’s meeting with Finnish Foreign Minister Erkki Tuomioja in Helsinki, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus stressed that Finland is an important partner for Estonia on both ...
10.04.2015 
The Supreme Court of India held its first hearing in the Estonian ship guards’ case
Today, on April 10, the first hearing in front of judges in the Estonian ship guards’ case was held at the Supreme Court of India. The lawyer defending the Estonians in the Supreme ...
10.04.2015 
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will visit Finland and Latvia tomorrow
Tomorrow, on the morning of April 10, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will travel to Finland for a visit, and from there will travel on to Latvia. This is the Foreign Minister’s ...
09.04.2015 
Estonia welcomes the agreement between the E3+3 and Iran
Estonia welcomes the agreement reached in Lausanne between the E3+3 (the United States, China, France, Germany, Great Britain and Russia) and Iran. We hope that an agreement will be reached ...
06.04.2015 
Egypt changing terms and conditions of entry for individual travellers
The Egyptian Embassy in Helsinki has informed the Estonian Foreign Ministry about changes to the regime of entry into the country. Starting May 15, individual travellers are required to ...
06.04.2015 
The OECD review focusing on Estonia will be introduced at the Foreign Ministry
On Tuesday, April 7, at 12:00, Estonia's Ambassador to the OECD Marten Kokk will present the OECD publication "360 Estonia 2015. What are the results of Estonia compared to others?" at ...
02.04.2015 
German Foreign Minister's visit to Estonia postponed due to Iran nuclear talks
German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier's planned working visit to Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania has been postponed in connection with the Iran nuclear talks in Lausanne. The ...
02.04.2015 
A consul of the Estonian Embassy in Moscow met with Eston Kohver today
Today, on April 1, a consul of the Estonian Embassy in Moscow met with Eston Kohver to discuss his situation and the circumstances involved in the investigation. The consul assured Kohver ...
01.04.2015 
Estonia is helping to alleviate the situation of internally displaced persons in Ukraine
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus signed a directive confirming Estonia’s support for the alleviation of the situation of internally displaced persons in Ukraine with a total ...
31.03.2015 
As of tomorrow Estonian foreign representations shall be accepting requests for e-resident digital identification cards
Nr 69-E Starting tomorrow, April 1, Estonian foreign representations shall be accepting applications to obtain e-resident digital identification cards. E-residency gives foreigners ...
31.03.2015 
German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier will be in Estonia for a working visit
On Thursday, April 2, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will meet with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Federal Republic of Germany Frank-Walter Steinmeier, who is arriving ...
26.03.2015 
According to the Foreign Ministry there were no Estonian citizens on board the Germanwings aircraft
According to current information obtained by the Foreign Ministry, there were no Estonian citizens on board the Germanwings aircraft that crashed in the Barcelonnette region of south-eastern ...
19.03.2015 
The Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs is helping children affected by the natural disaster in Vanuatu
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus signed a directive with which Estonia will allocate 50 000 euros to the UN children’s fund UNICEF to help the children and families of the ...
19.03.2015 
Estonia condemns the terrorist attack in Tunisia
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus said Estonia condemns the terrorist attack that took place in the Tunisian capital of Tunis yesterday, claiming the lives of 19 people, 17 of whom ...
18.03.2015 
Foreign Minister Pentus-Rosimannus: The agreement signed in Moscow today confirms Russia's aggressive attitude and desire to annex South Ossetia
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus says Estonia condemns the signing of the so-called “Treaty on Alliance and Integration” between Russia and the de facto authorities of ...
18.03.2015 
Estonia expects strong messages from the European Council on energy security, the Eastern Partnership and sanctions
Today’s European Union General Affairs Council was preparing for the European Council taking place on March 19th and 20th. According to the Permanent Representative of Estonia to ...
18.03.2015 
The grand prize of the Estonia-themed quiz is a trip for two to Estonia
Nr 62-E The Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs opened its annual Estonia-themed quiz “Estonia Quiz 2015”, with its grand prize of a trip for two to Estonia. In order to participate ...
17.03.2015 
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus: The European Union should be more ambitious within its neighbourhood
At today's European Union Foreign Affairs Council meeting in Brussels, where the European Union's Eastern Partnership policy was under discussion, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus ...
16.03.2015 
Estonia’s Foreign Minister introduced our e-government to her Slovak counterpart
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus met in Slovakia with the county’s Foreign Minister Miroslav Lajčák yesterday, with whom she discussed bilateral relations between ...
16.03.2015 
Foreign Minister Pentus-Rosimannus is discussing the situation in Africa and EU Eastern Partnership with EU foreign ministers today
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus is participating in the European Union Foreign Affairs Council meeting in Brussels today. The European Union’s foreign ministers will discuss ...
13.03.2015 
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will participate in a meeting of the foreign ministers of the Nordic, Baltic and Visegrad countries in Slovakia
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will participate in a meeting of the foreign ministers of the Visegrad countries (Poland, Slovakia, the Czech Republic and Hungary) and of the Nordic ...
12.03.2015 
Estonia supports improving the situation of children in Ukraine and ensuring health care
The Foreign Ministry is allocating 50 000 euros to the World Health Organization (WHO) and 50 000 euros to the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) to help alleviate the situation of victims of ...
11.03.2015 
Estonian businesses are on a trade mission in the area of Leeds in the UK
Today, on March 6, a two-day trade mission of Estonian enterprises continues in the area of Leeds, UK. The head of the Estonia delegation, Ambassador Lauri Bambus said the goal of the mission ...
09.03.2015 
The Foreign Ministry is supporting NGOs in assisting Ukraine’s internally displaced persons
The Foreign Ministry supports the campaign “For Ukraine!” via the work of three Estonian NGOs. Funds collected during the campaign will be used to supply Ukraine’s internal ...
06.03.2015 
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus met with Polish Secretary of State for European Affairs Rafał Trzaskowski
At her meeting today with Poland's Secretary of State for European Union Affairs Rafał Trzaskowski, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus discussed bilateral relations between Estonia ...
05.03.2015 
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus: Estonia along with its allies demands the release of Eston Kohver from Russia
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus stressed that Estonia is continuing to actively use all diplomatic means in cooperation with its partners and allies in an effort to convince Russia ...
05.03.2015 
The Prime Minister of Croatia Zoran Milanović to visit Estonia
On January 25 and 26, Croatian Prime Minister Zoran Milanović will be on an official visit to Estonia. The Prime Minister of Croatia is scheduled to meet with President Toomas Hendrik ...
05.03.2015 
Estonian opened its second honorary consulate in Lithuania
On January 16, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus Rosimannus opened a new Estonian Honorary Consulate in Kaunas, Lithuania. The Estonian Honorary Consul is Žaneta Simanavičienė ...
05.03.2015 
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus: Denmark is an important partner for Estonia in NATO, the EU and in regional cooperation
Yesterday, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus discussed the bilateral relations of Estonia and Denmark and cooperation in NATO, the European Union and at regional level at a meeting ...
05.03.2015 
Today and tomorrow Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will participate in the OSCE Council of Foreign Ministers meeting
Today and tomorrow Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will attend the Organisation for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) Council of Foreign Ministers meeting in Basel, Switzerland. The ...
05.03.2015 
Foreign Minister Pentus-Rosimannus: ISIS is a threat to European security
The foreign ministers of the counter-ISIS coalition that gathered for the first time in Brussels stated in their joint statement that the fight against the extremist terrorist organisation ...
05.03.2015 
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus expressed her condolences to the Ukrainian Foreign Minister following the deadly mine explosion
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus offered her condolences to Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin following a mine explosion in eastern Ukraine, in which 33 people lost their ...
03.03.2015 
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus: Nemtsov’s murder must not lead to a loss of faith in the possibility of democratic change
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus said that Estonia mourns Russian opposition leader and former Deputy Prime Minister Boris Nemtsov. “The murder of a strong-minded and influential ...
23.02.2015 
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus: The views of Estonia and the United Kingdom are very similar regarding the security situation
Meeting today in Tallinn, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus and UK Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond discussed the situation in Ukraine which has evolved as a result of Russian aggression, ...
20.02.2015 
The United Kingdom's Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond will arrive in Estonia for a working visit
On Monday 23 February, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will meet with visiting Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs of the United Kingdom Philip Hammond for a ...
18.02.2015 
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus: Russia and the Russia-backed separatists must immediately stop violating the ceasefire
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus said the events of recent days have shown that Russia and the Russia-backed separatists have not adhered to the ceasefire and have continued waging ...
17.02.2015 
Estonia condemns the killing of 21 Egyptian citizens in Libya by ISIL
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus said that the international community must do everything possible to stop the violence of ISIL. The foreign minister condemned the bloodshed by ISIL ...
14.02.2015 
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus in parliament: Implementing what has been agreed is of decisive importance in solving the Ukraine conflict
In her foreign policy address to the Riigikogu today, when speaking of Russia’s aggression against Ukraine and solving the conflict, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus underlined ...
14.02.2015 
Address by Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus to the Riigikogu on behalf of the Government of Estonia
Honourable head of session! Dear members of Parliament! Honoured guests! The Estonian state lasting forever. Ensuring our security. Protecting our people who are far from home. Contributing ...
13.02.2015 
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus on the Minsk negotiations: It is too early to give assessments before the agreement is actually enforced
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus pointed out that after lengthy negotiations regarding the agreement reached in Minsk, steps leading to real implementation are the most important. ...
13.02.2015 
Accreditation Information for Journalists: Celebration of the 97th Anniversary of the Republic of Estonia
Honoured journalists! Accreditation has now begun for events celebrating the 97th anniversary of the Republic of Estonia in Tallinn, Tartu, Rakvere, Narva and Jõhvi. Journalists, ...
09.02.2015 
European Union foreign ministers extended the list of persons to whom sanctions apply in connection with Russian aggression in Ukraine
At today's meeting of EU foreign ministers in Brussels, a decision was made to extend the circle of persons subject to restrictive measures in connection with threatening or damaging Ukraine's ...
04.02.2015 
The Baltic and Benelux Foreign Ministers: Supporting Ukraine's economy is of critical importance
Meeting today with Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkēvičs, Belgium's Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and European Affairs Didier Reynders, Dutch Foreign ...
04.02.2015 
The foreign ministers of Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg will meet in Tallinn
On February 3 and 4, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will host Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkēvičs, Belgium's Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs ...
04.02.2015 
The Estonian Embassy in Moscow commemorated the 95th anniversary of the Tartu Peace Treaty
The Estonian Embassy in Moscow commemorated the 95th anniversary of the signing of the Tartu Peace Treaty with a traditional ceremony of remembrance at the Novodevichy Cemetery, where Adolf ...
04.02.2015 
The foreign ministers of Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Belgium, the Netherlands and Luxembourg are meeting in Tallinn
Today and tomorrow, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will host Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkēvičs, Belgium's Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs ...
03.02.2015 
The Estonian Ambassador to Sweden presented her credentials
On Friday, January 30, Estonian Ambassador Merle Pajula presented her letter of credence to Swedish King Carl XVI Gustaf. While conversing during the ceremony of the presentation of credentials, ...
30.01.2015 
Foreign ministers agreed on preparing additional restrictive measures
At today’s extraordinary session of the European Union Foreign Affairs Council in Brussels, the foreign ministers agreed to extend existing restrictive measures imposed in March 2014 ...
29.01.2015 
Foreign Minister Pentus-Rosimannus will be discussing the situation in Ukraine with EU foreign ministers today
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will participate in an extraordinary meeting of the European Union Foreign Affairs Council in Brussels today. The Foreign Ministers will focus on ...
28.01.2015 
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus: the OECD has an essential role to play in ensuring the stable development of Ukraine
At their meeting in Tallinn today, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus and the Secretary-General of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Angel Gurría ...
27.01.2015 
The Foreign Minister on the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz: All forms of hatred, discrimination and inciting intolerance are inadmissible
Today, on January 27, when 70 years have passed since the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp, the victims of the horrors of World War II are being commemorated. The United ...
26.01.2015 
The Secretary-General of the OECD Angel Gurría will be visiting Estonia
On January 27 and 28, the Secretary-General of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Angel Gurria will be on an official visit to Estonia. During the visit, ...
24.01.2015 
Estonia supports convening the UN Security Council
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus said that Estonia condemns today's rocket attack on residential areas in Mariupol, which killed nearly 30 civilians, including two children. "Today's ...
22.01.2015 
Foreign Minister Pentus-Rosimannus opened the new Estonian Embassy building in Beijing
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus opened the new Estonian Embassy building in the Chinese capital of Beijing. It is the third such building which has been built specifically for use ...
22.01.2015 
Foreign Minister Pentus-Rosimannus will travel to China on a working visit and open the Estonian Embassy building in Beijing
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will be in Beijing on January 22 to 24, where she will open the Estonian Embassy building and meet with Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi, Vice Foreign ...
21.01.2015 
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will participate in a security conference in Lithuania and open an Honorary Consulate
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will be in Lithuania on January 15th and 16th attending a conference on security and will meet with Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkēvičs ...
19.01.2015 
Keit Pentus-Rosimannus: With Russia continuing to act as an aggressor, the European Union's policy so far will continue
Today in Brussels, at the European Union Foreign Affairs Council’s discussion on Russia, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus stressed that Russia, continuing its aggressive behaviour, ...
19.01.2015 
Foreign Minister Pentus-Rosimannus will discuss European Union-Russian relations with EU Foreign Ministers tomorrow
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will participate in the European Union Foreign Affairs Council meeting in Brussels tomorrow, which will focus on relations between Russia and the ...
19.01.2015 
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus about the year in review: Security threats brought the Western Allies closer together in 2014
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus said in summarising the year 2014, that the security threats both at the eastern edge of Europe and in its southern neighbourhood have made the Western ...
15.01.2015 
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus: Russia must be treated as an aggressor, not a partner
At today’s government session, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus approved Estonian positions for next Monday’s Foreign Affairs Council meeting in Brussels, which will ...
14.01.2015 
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus in Kyiv: There is no point in discussing alleviating sanctions against Russia
While meeting with the Secretary of Ukraine’s National Security and Defence Council Oleksandr Turchyno and discussing the security situation in eastern Ukraine, Foreign Minister Keit ...
12.01.2015 
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will travel to meet with the Foreign Minister of Ukraine
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will travel to Kyiv to meet with the Ukrainian Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin to discuss the latest developments in Ukraine and how Estonia can best ...
12.01.2015 
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will participate in tomorrow's unity march against terrorism in Paris
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will participate in tomorrow's unity march in Paris along with French leaders and the leaders of other countries in order to express support and ...
08.01.2015 
Helen Sildna, Madis Kolk and Sirje Helme received Foreign Ministry culture awards
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus presented the Foreign Ministry’s 2014 awards for culture today, thanking and recognizing creative Estonians in the arts who, through culture, ...
07.01.2015 
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus condemned the terrorist attack in Paris
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus condemned the terrorist attack today at the office of the French weekly newspaper Charlie Hebdo in Paris and expressed her condolences to Foreign ...
06.01.2015 
Foreign Minister Pentus-Rosimannus: Estonia fully supports the implementation of the priorities of Latvia’s EU Presidency
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus said that the most important themes of the Latvian Presidency of the Council of the European Union which began on January 1, are neighbourhood policy, ...
06.01.2015 
Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will present the Foreign Ministry’s culture awards
On Wednesday, January 7 at 14:00, Foreign Minister Keit Pentus-Rosimannus will present the Foreign Ministry’s 2014 culture awards. The awards give recognition to creative people who ...
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