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U.S. Aids Estonian Assistance Efforts for Ukrainian Refugees

November 3, 2023 The U.S. Embassy in Estonia announced today grant awards to three Estonian NGOs to help provide vital humanitarian assistance and services to Ukrainian refugees residing in Estonia, augmenting prior assistance provided via international organizations. The three awards total more than one million dollars in U.S. support and will supply crucial medical services ... Read More»

U.S. Ambassador to Estonia George P. Kent visited the Lepatriinu Kindergarten in Rummu

October 26, 2023 U.S. Ambassador to Estonia George P. Kent visited the Lepatriinu Kindergarten in Rummu on October 25, 2023, to demonstrate continued support for the partnership established through the Humanitarian Assistance program of the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) and the U.S. European Command (EUCOM). Through the Humanitarian Assistance program, in cooperation with local ... Read More»

U.S. Navy Trains Estonian Rescue Board Divers in Underwater Demolition

October 25, 2023 U.S. Navy divers joined members of the Estonian Rescue Board (ERB) Explosive Ordnance Disposal Team in a field training exercise at Rummu Quarry on October 25.  Continuing an effort ongoing since 2019, the exercise sought to build ERB diving skill competencies needed to respond to underwater explosive remnants of war, focusing on ... Read More»

DOD, Estonian MOD Enter Into Security of Supply Arrangement

Oct. 20, 2023 The Department of Defense today announced entering into a bilateral, non-binding Security of Supply Arrangement (SOSA) with the Republic of Estonia. The arrangement will enable both the U.S. and Estonia to acquire the industrial resources they need to quickly meet defense requirements, resolve unanticipated disruptions that challenge defense capabilities, and promote supply ... Read More»

Security Alert – Worldwide Caution, October 20, 2023

Worldwide Caution Due to increased tensions in various locations around the world, the potential for terrorist attacks, demonstrations or violent actions against U.S. citizens and interests, the Department of State advises U.S. citizens overseas to exercise increased caution.  U.S. citizens should: Stay alert in locations frequented by tourists. Enroll in the  Smart Traveler Enrollment Program  ( STEP ) to receive ... Read More»