EC Vice-President Federica Mogherini will visit Estonia ({{commentsTotal}})

On Monday, August 24, Federica Mogherini, the Vice-President of the European Commission and High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, will visit Tallinn.

Mogherini will meet Prime Minister Taavi Rõivas and Foreign Minister Marina Kaljurand and give a presentation to the heads of Estonian foreign missions.

Topics of foreign policy and regional issues will be discussed in the meetings. Emphasis will be put on the topics related to Russia and Ukraine, security strategy and neighbourhood policy.

Editor: M. Oll



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