The United States handed over to the Ministry of defence and the defence Forces of Estonia 92 anti-tank missiles Raytheon Javelin under the previously signed contract between the Centre for defence investments of the Estonian and the Pentagon, said on Friday the us Embassy in Tallinn.
"The cargo arrived of the 92 anti-tank missiles Raytheon Javelin is a continuation of the increasing defensive capabilities of Estonia, which will strengthen the strategic integration of our countries and ensure interoperability between allies and NATO partners," - said on the website of the Embassy of the United States.
Residents of St. Petersburg interviewed by Lux Express Group, called Tallinn is the first city where they will be going after the opening of the borders of Russia and the EU, according to the shipping company.
The capital of Estonia voted 42 percent (respondents could select multiple answers among the cities of the Baltic States and Finland).
Three fighters of the French air force Mirage 2000-5, which is stationed at the airbase ämari airbase near Tallinn, on Tuesday flew over the capital of Estonia, in honor of the national holiday of the Republic of Bastille Day.
According to the Ambassador of France to Eric Lamoureux, this year the Embassy will be hosting a traditional reception in Tallinn in connection with the pandemic coronavirus. "However, throughout the week, everyone through digital channels can share with us in a festive mood. As a bonus today, you can enjoy a flight of French fighters over Tallinn", - quotes the words of the Lamour French Embassy.
Editor in chief of RT and international news AGENCY "Russia today" Margarita Simonyan ironically commented on the ban of broadcasting of five TV channels of RT in Lithuania.
"Dmitry Kiselyov is irrelevant to Russia Today. Dmitry Kiselev headed the news of the MIA "Russia today". Even if Google translator is telling you that "Russia today" translates as "Russia Today", — she wrote in the Telegram channel.
The NATO Deputy Secretary intelligence and security, David Kettler is on a visit to Estonia to familiarize themselves with the defensive resources of the Baltic Republic and possible reflections coming from the side of Russian "threats", said on Sunday the press service of the Ministry of defence of Estonia.
Before the high guest met with the Chancellor of the Ministry of defence of Estonia Has Pricom, the sides discussed countering "threats from Russia".
Embassy of Russia in Riga called rabid prohibition of Latvia to broadcast seven RT channels.
Earlier, the Latvian regulator has banned the broadcasting seven channels RT, explaining that they belong to the General Director of MIA "Russia today" Dmitry Kiselev, who is under EU sanctions. While Kiselev is the Director General of MIA "Russia today" and editor-in-chief is the RT Margarita Simonyan, for which no EU sanctions do not apply. These companies were two separate legal entities, this information is well known and is in the public domain.
The official representative of the foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova condemned the ban on the broadcasting of the seven RT channels in Latvia.
The Latvian regulator, previously banned broadcasting of channels RT, RT HD, RT Arabic, RT Spanish, RT Documentary HD, RT Documentary, RT TV, explained its decision by the fact that they supposedly belong to the General Director of MIA "Russia today" Dmitry Kiselev, who is under EU sanctions.
Russia calls on international organizations to assess how the decision of Riga to ban the broadcasting of RT in line with political commitments of Latvia, said the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova.
She recalled that this is not the first step on the part of Latvia to sweep the information space in the country, where more than 40% of the population prefer to receive information in Russian.
Editor in chief of RT TV channel and MIA "Russia today" Margarita Simonyan, commenting on the ban of broadcasting of RT in Latvia, said that the local authorities have long blocked Sputnik, and it does not prevent him to be an effective resource.
She stressed that in many countries of the former Soviet Union Sputnik ranks first in audience.
More than 3 thousand citizens of Russia on Wednesday voted in Tallinn on amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation, told RIA Novosti the Chairman of the precinct election Commission at the Russian Embassy, Minister-Counsellor Mr. Sergey Nalobin.
According to the diplomat, the voting is active, no incidents have been reported. "There were only minor interruptions, for example, someone from voting have my passport," said Kalabin.
For voting on amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation on Wednesday opened in Tallinn and Narva, told RIA Novosti at the Russian Embassy.
In the voting participation of the residents of Tallinn, and the Russian citizens living in other cities of Estonia - pärnu, Haapsalu, Maardu, Paldiski and other.
Former and current workers of the national Opera "Estonia" accusing its Director Aivar mäe in the humiliation of women, inappropriate jokes and comments, as well as harassment, said on Monday, the newspaper Eesti Ekspress.
He myae denies all charges. "This hex", - said the publication Director, adding that the blame thus a man everyone can, and if it really was like telling women they should go to court.
Citizens of Russia residing in Estonia or in day of voting in the Baltic Republic will be able 1 July to vote for amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation at two sites in Tallinn and Narva, said on Wednesday the press service of the Russian Embassy in Estonia.
"In accordance with the decree of the President of the Russian Federation "About the scheduling of the all-Russian voting on the question of approval of amendments to the Constitution of the Russian Federation" the Russian Embassy informs about the organization on the territory of Estonia polling stations on address: Tallinn, Pikk street, 19 (the complex of buildings of the Embassy) and in Narva - in the Consulate General of Russia in the street Kirikou, 8", - stated in the message.
The Ministry of foreign Affairs of Estonia, handed to the Russian Ambassador Alexander Petrov note in connection with the alleged violation by the Russian plane of air borders of the country, reported Thursday the Russian Embassy in Tallinn.
According to the report on the website of the Estonian defence forces, the Russian aircraft TU204-300 on Wednesday had entered the country's airspace near the island of Vaindloo without permission, and stayed in Estonian airspace for less than a minute. In the armed forces of Estonia reported that the plane had no flight plan and the aircraft not been in contact with Estonian air traffic control.
The Minister of internal Affairs of Estonia, Mart Helme, said that Ukrainians don't need to invite into the country picking strawberries, and have proposed a bill allowing the government unilaterally to cancel visas and work permits for citizens of countries outside the EU. Why official Tallinn supports the current Kiev, but do not want to see workers — versed RIA Novosti.
"We are capable of nothing without the Ukrainians. Can't without them, to build, to collect the strawberries. Soon we've forgotten how to publish Newspapers and making television programmes," exaggerate the interior Minister.
The German and Finnish invaders in the Leningrad oblast during the great Patriotic war were repaired monstrous atrocities against civilians: the mentally ill killed, sticking them with poison, and children were destroyed, throwing toy airplanes filled with explosives.
This is stated in the regional Federal security service declassified the archival documents consulted by RIA Novosti. The documents consist mainly of the special reports of the security organs and internal Affairs of the war years.