Meelis Maripuu, a historian, tells ETV that many of the events in Crimea have a direct analog in the Soviet-orchestrated "bases treaty" and subsequent coup in Tallinn in June 1940.
Chairman of the opposition Conservative People's Party of Estonia (EKRE) Mart Helme has called on Helir-Valdor Seeder, chairman of junior coalition member Pro Patria to tie the latter's support for the state budget bill to a decision by the government not to support joining the UN Global Compact on Migration.
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