Minister of Defence Margus Tsahkna presented mission medals to the servicemen who had returned from the United Nations peacekeeping operation in Lebanon and the European Union training mission in Mali.Minister of Defence Tsahkna thanked the servicemen for their excellent service and emphasised the importance of servicemen serving in foreign operations to Estonian national defence.05.12.2016 - 15:2401.12.2016 - 10:3301.12.2016 - 07:00
Minister of Defence
Minister of Defence Margus Tsahkna
Margus Tsahkna is the Minister of Defence of the Republic of Estonia since November 23, 2016.
The Minister of Defence is responsible for the organisation of national defence in the Republic of Estonia.
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Estpla-21 has arrived from Lebanon.
As of end of May this year Estpla-21 has been conducting patrols; patrolled with Lebanese Armed Forces as well as carried out other peacekeeping duties from their main UN Position 2-45 in At Tiri, Southern Lebanon.
The goal of “Dragoon Ride II” is to demonstrate NATO forces’ freedom of movement along NATO interior lines, as well as the U.S. commitment to NATO security.
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