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U.S. Embassy Hosts an Expert Exchange on Ending HIV/AIDS Transmission in the Region

Tuesday, May 21st The U.S. Embassy in Tallinn is bringing together experts representing Estonia, Russia, Latvia, Finland, the United States, and the World Health Organization (WHO) from May 23 to 24 in Narva to discuss best practices in ending the transmission of HIV/AIDS as well as its intersection with opioid abuse in the Baltic Sea ...
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Assistant Treasury Secretary Centers on Addressing Money Laundering

Monday, May 20, 2019 U.S. Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Terrorist Financing and Financial Crimes Marshall Billingslea visited Tallinn May 16 – 19 to meet with banking oversight officials as well as representatives from Estonia’s banking sector.  Assistant Secretary Billingslea also had an opportunity to meet with Prime Minister Ratas and President Kaljulaid.  In ...
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Assistant Secretary of Defense Reaffirms U.S. Military Commitment to Estonia

Monday, May 20th U.S. Assistant Secretary of Defense for Strategy, Plans and Capabilities Dr. James H. Anderson visited Estonia May 16 – 18 in order to meet with Ministry of Defense and Estonian Defense Forces’ leadership and discuss opportunities to deepen the U.S.-Estonia defense relationship.  The Assistant Secretary’s visit underscored the United States’ ironclad commitment ...
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American Hip-Hop Artist and Rapper “Wordsmith” Touring Estonia

The U.S. Embassy in Tallinn is pleased to announce that motivational musician Wordsmith will be touring Estonia with a series of free, family-friendly concerts May 20-24. The musician and his band will visit eight cities, with evening programs open to the public in Valga, Narva, Kiviõli, and Tallinn. Wordsmith, born Anthony Parker, is a Baltimore-based ...
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High-Profile Military Presence at Spring Storm Reinforces Commitment to NATO Ally Estonia

For Immediate Release, May 9, 2019 The deputy commanding general of U.S. Army Europe (USAREUR), Major General Andrew Rohling, visited Estonia for the first time May 7-8.  During his two-day visit, he traveled to Tapa base for meetings with Estonian Defense Forces and UK Enhanced Forward Presence (eFP) battlegroup leadership. While in Tapa, Major General ...
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