According to media reports, Russia may want to present the Baltic nations with a giant bill of 2.5 billion euros, in case the three decide to remove themselves from the Russian electricity grid.
The news that Estonian opposition leader Edgar Savisaar has been suspended from his post as Mayor of Tallinn, following the bribery allegations against him, have left many people wondering who is in charge of the Estonian capital from now on.
Holding together as a country, nothing is impossible. Together we can do more, because it is characteristic to Estonia to be greater than our size and population, just like our famous writer Jaan Kross once stated. It means doing more than is expected of us, and even more than we expect of ourselves.
The current refugee crisis in the EU is more than a crisis about illegal immigration. It is a humanitarian and political crisis that offers Russia interesting and valuable insights for its foreign and security policy in the coming years. Those insights are likely to hit back at the EU and its member states when dealing with Russia in international relations.
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