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Steven Seagal's Estonia gig nixed over pro-Russia stance
Hollywood tough guy Steven Seagal has had his blues gig cancelled at a festival in Estonia following an uproar in this formerly-Soviet ruled Baltic state over the star's pro-Russia views, the authorities said Tuesday. Seagal is reported to back Russian President Vladimir Putin's March annexation of Ukraine's Crimean peninsula and regards him as a personal friend. The blues-singing action movie ...(7/29/2014 3:41:02 PM)
Steven Seagal’s Estonia Blues Gig Canceled
Concert organizers for the Tallinn, Estonia “Augustibluus” summer blues festival axed action star Steven Seagal’s time slot due to his pro-Russia/Vladimir Putin leanings. Back in March while filming a movie in Romania, actor, film producer, screenwriter, director, martial artist, musician …(7/29/2014 9:56:31 PM)
Research and Markets: Estonia Oil and Gas Markets Report 2014 - Trends, Market Opportunities and Outlook to 2025
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Estonia Oil Gas Trends, Market Opportunities and Outlook(7/22/2014 12:08:00 PM)
Estonia, Baltic states stand to suffer most from Russia sanctions
In contrast to neighbouring Ukraine, strong governance makes Estonia less vulnerable to internal challenges to stability. Yet, potential economic sanctions on Russia could have a profound impact on the Baltic state too, writes Jan Hofmeyr. Jan Hofmeyr heads the Policy and Analysis Unit of the Cape Town-based Institute for Justice and Reconciliation . The Baltic state of Estonia is one of the ...(7/25/2014 6:27:45 AM)
Estonia expert on Ukraine visit calls for ’patient cooperation’
An Estonian expert is visiting the Ukraine to assess the situation in the country.(7/28/2014 6:20:36 AM)
Largest theme park in Baltics opens in Estonia
The largest theme park in the Baltics has opened in Estonia. The Lotte theme park near Parnu enjoyed its official opening on Saturday, July 26. The theme park includes a 500 seat theatre which will play concerts and plays. A food court with a 250 seat capacity is also included in the park.(7/28/2014 7:35:34 AM)
Estonia ranked high in global innovation index
Estonia has been ranked 24th in the world in a global innovation index, Public Broadcasting reports.(7/21/2014 6:50:34 AM)
Estonia sends aid to Gaza strip residents whilst fighting rages on
Estonia has sent 75,000 euros aid to the Gaza strip to help 'alleviate the humanitarian sitation' in the region.(7/25/2014 8:20:38 AM)
Estonia offers to send experts to Malaysia Airlines crash site
Estonia has offered to send experts to Ukraine to help identify victims of the Malaysian Airlines crash that killed all 298 people on board, Public Broadcasting reports.(7/21/2014 6:21:34 AM)
Darkened By A Bloody History, Baltics Hope To Be Bolstered By NATO
Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia are now members of the EU and NATO, but they have painful memories of the Soviet occupation. The Baltic states are asking for a bigger NATO presence in their countries.(7/15/2014 5:22:42 PM)
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