News - Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairshttps://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/country-files/estonia/events/?xtor=RSS-1 enMinistry for Europe and Foreign Affairshttps://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/local/cache-vignettes/L144xH72/visuel_defaut_une_fd-44916-890bc.jpg?1619706877https://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr?xtor=RSS-1 Estonia – Meeting between Jean-Yves Le Drian and Eva-Maria Liimets (Paris, 9 Jun. 2021)https://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/country-files/estonia/events/article/estonia-meeting-between-jean-yves-le-drian-and-eva-maria-liimets-paris-9-jun?xtor=RSS-1 Jean-Yves Le Drian, Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, received Eva-Maria Liimets, Estonian Minister of Foreign Affairs, on June 9. The ministers shared their assessment of the situation in the Sahel and reaffirmed their determination to continue the fight against terrorism in the Sahelo-Saharan strip, where France and Estonia are notably working together within the European coalition of special forces, Takuba. In the run-up to the next meeting of NATO heads of state and government (…) 2021-06-10 18:43:3158166_259585Estonia/ Sweden – Visit by Amélie de Montchalin to Tallinn and Stockholm (1 – 2 Jul. 2020)https://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/country-files/estonia/events/article/estonia-sweden-visit-by-amelie-de-montchalin-to-tallinn-and-stockholm-1-2-jul?xtor=RSS-1 Amélie de Montchalin, Minister of State for European Affairs, attached to the Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, is visiting Estonia and Sweden from July 1 to 2. This visit is taking place in the run-up to the European Council from July 17 to 18 in order to establish the conditions necessary for an ambitious agreement on the European recovery plan. The minister of state will reaffirm the importance of reaching an agreement in July in the face of the economic and social emergency and (…) 2020-07-01 23:04:4658166_250721Joint Press Statement of the French Minister of State for European Affairs and the Estonian Minister for Foreign Affairs (Tallinn, 1 Jul. 2020)https://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/country-files/estonia/events/article/joint-press-statement-of-the-french-minister-of-state-for-european-affairs-and?xtor=RSS-1 At a moment when Europe is facing unprecedented challenges due to the pandemic of Covid-19, France and Estonia have decided to strengthen their cooperation in order to help Europe come out of this crisis united and stronger. To this end, Ms. Amélie de Montchalin, French Minister of State for European Affairs, visited Tallinn on 1 July 2020 to meet with Mr. Urmas Reinsalu, Estonian Minister for Foreign Affairs, as well as Mr. Märt Volmer, Under-Secretary of State for European Affairs. (…) 2020-07-01 19:22:4058166_250713Estonia – Meeting between Jean-Yves Le Drian and his counterpart, Urmas Reinsalu (11 Oct. 19)https://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/country-files/estonia/events/article/estonia-meeting-between-jean-yves-le-drian-and-his-counterpart-urmas-reinsalu?xtor=RSS-1 Minister for Foreign Affairs Jean-Yves Le Drian hosted his Estonian counterpart, Urmas Reinsalu, today. This meeting comes amid excellent bilateral relations between France and Estonia, including a close defense and security partnership, especially in the area of external operations and support for the European Intervention Initiative. Jean-Yves Le Drian reaffirmed our country's support for the security of the Baltic states through France's contribution to the Baltic Air Policing mission (…) 2019-10-11 22:42:2058166_244692Estonia – Meeting between Jean-Yves Le Drian and Sven Mikser (Paris, 20.09.18)https://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/country-files/estonia/events/article/estonia-meeting-between-jean-yves-le-drian-and-sven-mikser-paris-20-09-18?xtor=RSS-1 Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs Jean-Yves Le Drian will host his Estonian counterpart, Sven Mikser, on September 20.2018-09-19 18:11:3858166_237702Estonia – Meeting between Nathalie Loiseau and the Estonian Deputy Minister for EU Affairs Matti Maasikas (Paris, April 26)https://www.diplomatie.gouv.fr/en/country-files/estonia/events/article/estonia-meeting-between-nathalie-loiseau-and-the-estonian-deputy-minister-for?xtor=RSS-1 European Affairs Minister Nathalie Loiseau is hosting Estonian Deputy Minister for EU Affairs Matti Maasikas today.2018-04-26 17:12:4358166_234811