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Permanent Secretary Vseviov met with Elise Stefaniku and Anthony Brown, members of the United States House of Representatives.
21.02.2018|Ministry of Defence

Permanent Secretary Vseviov: United States Congress offers unequivocal support for defence of Baltic States

Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Defence Jonatan Vseviov met yesterday with Elise Stefaniku and Anthony Brown, members of the United States House of Representatives. During the meeting, they discussed the future of bilateral defence cooperation and Vseviov thanked the United States Congress...
Luik met with his colleagues from Slovenia and Japan
19.02.2018|Ministry of Defence

Luik met with his colleagues from Slovenia and Japan

Within the framework of the Munich Security Conference, Minister of Defence Jüri Luik met with Tomohiro Yamamoto, State Minister of Defence for Japan. Within the framework of the Munich Security Conference, Minister of Defence Jüri Luik met with the Slovenian Minister of Defence, the Japanese...
The Minister of Defence thanks contributors to national defence with decorations
18.02.2018|Ministry of Defence

The Minister of Defence thanks contributors to national defence with decorations

Next Tuesday, during the ceremony set to take place in the Glass Hall, at the Tallinn Song Festival Grounds, in honour of the anniversary of the Republic of Estonia, Minister of Defence Jüri Luik will present decorations to people who have contributed to national defence. Among the 89 individuals...
Minister of Defence thanks outstanding contributors to the field of defence.
18.02.2018|Ministry of Defence

Minister of Defence thanks outstanding contributors to the field of defence

Minister of Defence Jüri Luik will be honouring contributors and developers of the field of defence for their outstanding work in contributing to the national defence of Estonia, with Crosses of Merit of the Ministry of Defence, badges, letters of appreciation and valuable gifts. This year, the...
Participants in the panel discussion on European Union and NATO defence cooperation at the Munich Security Conference were (from the left) Rose Gottemoeller, Frank Bakke-Jensen, Jüri Luik, Jorge Domecq, Lindsey O. Graham, and James G. Stavridis. Photo: MSC / Kuhlmann
17.02.2018|Ministry of Defence

Luik in Munich: NATO and Transatlantic ties comprise a deterrent that ensures the security of Europe

Minister of Defence Jüri Luik participated in the panel discussion on the topic of European Union and NATO defence cooperation at the Munich Security Conference and met with NATO Supreme Allied Commander Europe. ‘NATO and Transatlantic ties comprise a deterrent that ensures the security of Europe...
Luik: NATO will continue to reinforce the defence of Europe
15.02.2018|Ministry of Defence

Luik: NATO will continue to reinforce the defence of Europe

Following the meeting of NATO Ministers of Defence, which took place yesterday and today, in Brussels, Minister of Defence Jüri Luik said that the Alliance will continue upgrading and reinforcing its deterrence and defence posture, with the goal of responding to impending security threats....
13.02.2018|Ministry of Defence

Jüri Luik: Estonia is developing a combat ready Defence Force

Today, while introducing the next four-year National Defence Action Plan, Minister of Defence Jüri Luik said that the main goal of developing the Defence Forces is to develop a force that is actually combat ready. ‘If the force has no fighters or if the fighters don't have weapons or...
Estonia to continue contributing to the promotion of European Defence Policy
12.02.2018|Ministry of Defence

Estonia to continue contributing to the promotion of European Defence Policy

At today’s meeting with members of the European Parliament's Subcommittee on Security and Defence, Minister of Defence Jüri Luik discussed the important steps ahead that are facing European defence policy. Minister of Defence Luik said that during Estonia's presidency ambitious goals were reached...
Jüri Luik (left) met in Tbilisi, Georgia, with Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili
10.02.2018|Ministry of Defence

Jüri Luik met with Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili, in Tbilisi

Minister of Defence Jüri Luik met yesterday with Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili and visited the temporary borderline near Russian occupied South Ossetia. At their meeting, Minister of Defence Luik and Prime Minister Kvirikashvili discussed the international security situation and the...
Minister of Defence Jüri Luik met today, in Tbilisi, with his Georgian colleague, Levan Izor
09.02.2018|Ministry of Defence

Minister of Defence Jüri Luik met today, in Tbilisi, with his Georgian colleague, Levan Izor

The Ministers of Defence discussed the security situation in the Black Sea region, broad-based bilateral support for cooperation in the field of cyber defence and international operations, and cooperation within the framework of NATO’s partnership policy. At the meeting, Minister of Defence Luik...

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