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12 hrs ago | Transitions Online

Russia, Ukraine Skirmish in Cyber Space, Czechs Score Huge Heroin Bust

As top Russian and U.S. diplomats met in Paris 5 March in the hopes of encouraging a dialogue between Moscow and Ukraine's new leadership, security experts were warning that Kyiv and Moscow are "locked in a cyber standoff," the BBC reports .

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

The Arvo Part Project at St. Vladimir's Seminary to Present Carnegie Hall Concert, 5/31

The Arvo Prt Project at St. Vladimir's Seminary presents a concert in Carnegie Hall devoted to the music of Estonian composer Arvo Prt.

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Related Topix: Classical, Europe, World News, Estonia, Travel, Europe Travel, Estonia Travel,

The Miami Herald

US Senator McCain mocks EU's Russia sanctions

Sen. John McCain of Arizona has dismissed the European Union's sanctions on Russia following the crisis in Ukraine as "almost a joke" during a tour of the Baltic countries.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, John McCain, Republican, us Travel, Travel, Europe Travel, Estonia Travel, World News, Estonia,

Deutsche Welle

Australia goes European for silly night of song

Australia, a country of European immigrants, has always tuned in to Europe's extravaganza of kitch - oops, we mean music.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

GlobeNewswire

Audited annual report 2013

AS Pro Kapital Grupp Council has on 10.04.2014 approved the audited annual report for the financial year 2013.

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MoCo Loco

Derelict Furniture by Tonis Kalve & Ahti Grunberg

Flaws incorporated: Derelict Furniture by Tonis Kalve & Ahti Grunberg reclaims wood from industrial scrap, selected woodpiles and abandoned sheds, upcycling it into fine furnishings, where imperfections add distinction.

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Let's be smart

Helsinki and Tallinn launch initial tender for 50km tunnel

Competitive tendering has begun for a pre-feasibility study into a proposal to build a rail tunnel , or tunnel and bridge, between Helsinki and Tallinn.

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Related Topix: Finland, World News, Estonia, Europe

The Baltic Times

Rally in Tallinn in support of Russian campaign - The Baltic Times

Around 40 people gathered by the Russian Embassy in Tallinn on Saturday, April 12, to express support on Russia's annexation of the Crimea and to Russians in eastern Ukraine, reports Public Broadcasting.

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Sydney Morning Herald

How Putin's quest to 'save' Russians began in Estonia

Long memory: Vladimir Putin regards the collapse of the Soviet Union as a tragedy for Russians.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Estonia, Vladimir Putin, Russia,

The Age

Long memory: Vladimir Putin regards the collapse of the Soviet Union as a tragedy for Russians.

Long memory: Vladimir Putin regards the collapse of the Soviet Union as a tragedy for Russians.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, World News, Estonia, Europe, Russia,

Sat Apr 12, 2014

National Review Online

"And She Starts To Cry"

There is a sense, more than a sense, in which we in the West watch events in Eastern Europe as spectators, focused perhaps on the strategy, or the politics of it all, without always thinking enough about those caught up in what Putin has unleashed.

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Let's be smart

Port of Tallinn posts passenger record in Q1

In the first quarter of the year 2014 , the Estonian state-owned port management company AS Tallinna Sadam handled 8.3 million tonnes of cargo, which is 7.5% more than at the same time last year while passenger number reached a record 1.8 million people, LETA/Postimees Online reports.

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AlertNet

Billionaire Russian gas trader says U.S. sanctions a badge of honour

Gennady Timchenko, the billionaire Russian gas trader hit with U.S. sanctions over his alleged ties with the Kremlin following Russia's annexation of Crimea, said being singled out by Washington was a badge of honour.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, Europe, World News, Estonia,

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Townhall

My Weekend Visit to What Could Be the Next Russian Front

If you're like most Americans, you may not know that Estonia is one of the three Baltic States that until 1991 were part of the Soviet Union.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Estonia, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Opinion

Wed Apr 09, 2014

National Review Online

Setting the Stage

A Russian newspaper says that Russian activists will hold two demonstrations in Tallinn in April to express solidarity with the Crimea and southeastern regions in Ukraine and "support the possibility" of holding a separatist referendum in northeastern Estonia [a part of the country heavily populated by ethnic Russians].

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The Baltic Times

Provocation by Russia extends to Estonia - The Baltic Times

The aim of Russian extremists to organize in Tallinn is to create fear and insecurity, and such announcements should be taken calmly, Estonian Riigikogu foreign committee chairman Marko Mihkelson told Delfi.

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Groong

The Armenians In Estonia: A Visit To Tallinn

The traditional tram lines separate the modern parts of the city from the old ones.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

The St. Petersburg Times

Pussy Riot Celebrate Freedom in Estonia

Nadezhda Tolokonnikova and Maria Alyokhina of Pussy Riot spoke with journalists and musicians at Tallinn Music Week.

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City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

Population of Estonian cities ages and decreases for the next 30 years

While the population of Tallinn, Tartu and Maardu will increase, the population of the rest of Estonian cities and towns with more than 10,000 inhabitants will age and decrease for the next 30 years, LETA/Public Broadcasting cites a study by Statistics Estonia.... Read more...

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City Paper's Baltics Worldwide

Premia Foods increases turnover by 12% in Q1

Estonian food industry concern AS Premia Foods informed the Tallinn stock exchange that its unaudited consolidated turnover in the first quarter of 2014 increased, if compared to the first quarter of 2013, by 12.0%, i.e. 2.2 million euro, reaching 20.5 million euro, informs LETA.... Read more...

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