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CEUMC official visit to ESTONIA

05/04/2017 - 00:00
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The Chairman of the European Union Military Committee (CEUMC), General Mikhail Kostarakos, paid an official visit to Estonia from 05th to 07th of April, on the invitation by the Commander of the Estonian Defence Forces, General Riho Terras.

The high-ranking EU military official met with the President of the Republic of Estonia H.E. Mrs Kersti Kaljulaid, the Minister of Defence Mr Margus Tsahkna and the Permanent Representative of Estonia to the EU, Mr Matti Maasikas and shared their views on issues of mutual interest. 

Further, he had a meaningful and comprehensive discussion, with the Commander of the Estonian Defence Forces General Riho Terras, on their common strategic goals and actions. 

The Chairman also visited the Baltic Defence College, where he welcomed by the Commandant, Major General Andis Dilāns, and delivered a speech to its members on: " Shaping European Union's Security and Defence Identity ".