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Tartu peace treaty with Soviet Russia is fundamental document for Estonia - PM

  • 2020-02-24
  • Interfax/TBT Staff

TALLINN - The Tartu Treaty of Peace with Soviet Russia is a fundamental document for Estonia, its Prime Minister Juri Ratas said at a formal event marking the 102nd anniversary of national independence on Saturday. "The Tartu peace treaty, for us and fo...

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Estonian ex-president: Macron unconvincing in calling for closer dialogue with Russia

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History should remain in the hands of historians, politicians should not interfere - Slovak foreign minister

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