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Estonia wants, expects more NATO troops on its territory
By David Mardiste TALLINN (Reuters) - Estonia expects to see more NATO troops on its territory in reaction to what it fears will be Russian attempts to destabilize the former Soviet republic, the country's defense minister said on Tuesday. Baltic states Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania - with their own Russian-speaking minorities - have been increasingly worried that Russia's annexation of Crimea ...(4/22/2014 10:51:16 AM)
Could Estonia be the next target of Russian annexation?
At a cursory glance, Estonia's Ida-Viru County bears some concerning similarities to Crimea. It is predominantly Russian speaking, is located in Russia's shadow, and has a long history tied to its neighbor. But Aleksandr Dusman insists that Ida-Viru County will not willingly break away from Estonia to seek the Kremlin's embrace the way Crimea did. “Not going to happen,” says Mr. Dusman, a ...(4/3/2014 5:48:13 PM)
Estonia's new PM says Russia sanctions would hurt, but may be needed
By David Mardiste TALLINN (Reuters) - Estonia's new prime minister said on Tuesday that imposing economic sanctions on Russia would hurt European Union countries, but might be needed to send a strong message to Moscow. Taavi Roivas, who became prime minister of the Baltic state - an EU member that was formerly part of the Soviet Union - in late March, said it was vital for the EU to show unity ...(4/8/2014 4:30:10 PM)
STS Component Solutions Announces Consignment Agreement with Air Maintenance Estonia
April 22 nd , 2014 – Palm City, FL - STS Component Solutions, a division of STS Aviation Group, has entered to an agreement for parts distribution with Air Maintenance Estonia, a leader in Aircraft Maintenance and Repair Organization that is located in Tallinn, Capital of Estonia.(4/22/2014 5:27:16 PM)
Reuters: Estonia wants, expects more NATO troops on its territory
Estonia expects to see more NATO troops on its territory in reaction to what it fears will be Russian attempts to destabilize the former Soviet republic.(4/22/2014 12:33:27 PM)
U.S. Plans Military Exercises Near Russia
The U.S. will deploy about 600 troops for training exercises in Poland, Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia to reassure NATO and regional allies adjacent to Russia(4/22/2014 5:03:18 PM)
Estonia's Producer Prices Continue To Fall
Estonia's producer price index continued to fall in March, figures from Statistics Estonia showed Monday.(4/21/2014 2:24:15 AM)
U.S. to send 600 troops to Eastern Europe to reassure allies
By Phil Stewart and David Alexander WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States is sending about 600 soldiers to Poland and the three Baltic states for infantry exercises, the Pentagon said on Tuesday, one of its highest-profile steps yet to reassure NATO allies after Russia's seizure of Crimea. Groups of 150 soldiers will be sent to Poland, Estonia, Lithuania and Latvia in rounds of month-long ...(4/22/2014 4:04:03 PM)
Putin's 21-Year Quest to Be Russian Guardian Began in Estonia
Two decades before seizing Crimea, Vladimir Putin showed his willingness to challenge the post-Cold War order in defense of Russians in Estonia, a country now bracing for the possibility he may go even further. In 1993, as the St. Petersburg official running foreign affairs, the former KGB colonel helped the Russian majority in the Estonian border city of Narva approve a referendum on autonomy ...(4/14/2014 6:33:26 AM)
U.S. to Hold Teeny Tiny Military Drills in Poland and Estonia
American efforts to reassure rattled NATO members in Eastern Europe seem (kind of) underway with the forthcoming announcement of military drills in Poland and Estonia. The news comes on the heels of a poll in Poland, which revealed that Poles had become more worried about the stability of their national independence than at any point over the past 23 years. Poland was the first country to leave ...(4/19/2014 9:46:00 AM)
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