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  1. Hybrid War: Reactive Mismeasures: The New Yorker and the "New" Cold War PropagandaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | OpEdNews

    ... influence over its neighbors." [The US of course does exactly the same: no great revelation here]. 3. Russia and Estonia were at odds over Estonia's decision to move a Soviet WWII war memorial (a statue of a soldier) out of the capital's (Tallinn) ...

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  2. Latvia grants citizenship to dancer Mikhail BaryshnikovRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | SooToday

    TALLINN, Estonia - Latvia on Thursday paid tribute to Mikhail Baryshnikov by granting citizenship to the ballet dancer, choreographer and actor who was born in the Baltic nation when it was part of the Soviet Union and later became a U.S. citizen. The unanimous decision by lawmakers was made in recognition of Baryshnikov's civic involvement and his "voicing of political beliefs in support of democratic values and human rights."

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  3. Cyber Attacks 10 Years On-From Disruption To DisinformationRead the original story

    1 hr ago | ECNmag

    ... wars we know today. In 2007, operators took advantage of political unrest to unleash a series of cyber measures on Estonia, as a possible form of retribution for symbolically rejecting a Soviet version of history. It was a new, coordinated approach ...

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  4. Russia may put troops in Belarus permanently to send a message to NATORead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Estonia's defense minister said on Thursday that Russia may use large-scale military exercises to move thousands of troops permanently into Belarus later this year in a warning to NATO. Russia and Belarus aim to hold joint war games in September that some North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies believe could number more than 100,000 troops and involve nuclear weapons training, the biggest such exercise since 2013.

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  5. The Daily Vertical: Remembering Russia's First Web WarRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine

    ... Nashi blockaded the Estonian Embassy in Moscow. The cyberattacks and the rioting were ostensibly in response to Estonia's decision to relocate a Soviet World War II monument from the center of Tallinn. But in reality, the Kremlin was sending a ...

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  6. Estonia Defense Chief Says Russia May Move Troops To Belarus To Challenge NATORead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine

    Estonian Defense Minister Margus Tsahkna speaks during an official ceremony welcoming the deployment of a multinational NATO battalion in Tapa earlier this month. Estonia's defense minister says Russia may use large-scale military exercises to move thousands of troops permanently into Belarus later this year in a warning to NATO.

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  7. Israel fears European-Arab anti-Israel resolution at UNESCORead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Jerusalem Post

    ... resolution on Israel's Independence Day. Nine of the 54 UNESCO Executive Board members are EU states. This includes: Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, the Netherlands, Slovenia, Spain and Sweden. The United Kingdom, which is in the process of ...

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  8. Baltika's unaudited financial results, first quarter of 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    ... thousand euros, increasing 1% compared to same period last year, the highest retail sales growth with 4% was in Estonia. Wholesale and franchise revenue in first quarter was 1,845 thousand euros, increase of 3%. Growth in sales revenue was supported ...

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  9. Shock to the systemRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | BBC News

    It all began when Estonian authorities decided to move a memorial to the Soviet Red Army to a position of less prominence in the capital, Tallinn Cyber-attacks, information warfare, fake news - exactly 10 years ago Estonia was one of the first countries to come under attack from this modern form of hybrid warfare. Head bowed, one fist clenched and wearing a World War Two Red Army uniform, the Bronze Soldier stands solemnly in a quiet corner of a cemetery on the edge of the Estonian capital Tallinn.

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  10. Australia needs to build a missile defence shield, says former...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... nation, saying it violated UN Security Council resolutions on numerous occasions. Speaking on Wednesday in Tallinn, Estonia, Ms Bishop said North Korea has disregarded international law and is "causing great tension in our region, that's why ...

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  11. 'Australia needs missile defence shield'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 23 | NEWS.com.au

    ... nation, saying it violated UN Security Council resolutions on numerous occasions. Speaking on Wednesday in Tallinn, Estonia, Ms Bishop said North Korea has disregarded international law and is "causing great tension in our region, that's why ...

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  12. The Latest: Admiral says US ships can blunt N. Korean attackRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KRON 4

    ... that's why Australia and others have called North Korea to change its behavior." She spoke Wednesday in Tallinn, Estonia, amid rising tensions between North Korea and South Korea and the United States, adding that Australia wants "to see a ...

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  13. Harju Elekter Group financial results, 1-3/2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2017 | GlobeNewswire

    Estonia, 2017-04-26 08:24 CEST -- The reporting quarter was successful for the Harju Elekter Group. The large agreements and purchase orders concluded at the end of the year increased the sales revenues and operating profit, and the realisations of the takeover bids for the shareholders of PKC Group Oyj earned a one-time financial profit in the amount of 24.8 million euros.

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  14. American F-35 jets head to Estonia for exercises in Putin's backyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Washington Examiner

    U.S. Air Force F-35 joint strike fighters arrived in Estonia on Tuesday, putting the latest in U.S. military jet technology close to Russia at a time of escalating tensions between Washington and Moscow. The fifth-generation Lockheed Martin jets arrived at the Amari air base on Tuesday and were greeted by Estonian Defense Minister Margus Tsahkna, according to tweets from the U.S. Embassy in Tallinn.

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  15. 1oT now available in over 150 countries and unlocking its connectivity platform to MNOsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | PR Log

    TALLINN, Estonia - April 25, 2017 - PRLog -- 1oT is becoming the leading global connectivity provider for Internet of Things startups and is especially proud of its strong market presence in connected light vehicles segment. 1oT's global SIM cards and self-service based connectivity platform called the 1oT Terminal are being used by hundreds of smart IoT startups all over the world.

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  16. MEPs want to lift online geoblocking for Spotify and ebooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | EurActiv.com

    ... sites and ebook retailers to sell across the EU will force them to raise their prices. Spotify's prices in Bulgaria, Estonia and several other EU countries are nearly half of what users pay in Belgium and most western EU member states. The company ...

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  17. The Morning Vertical, April 24, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | Weekday Magazine

    Coming into this year, there were very real fears that a wave of antiestablishment populism, encouraged by Moscow, would sweep through Europe and undermine the European Union and NATO. In the Dutch elections last month, mainstream parties led by Prime Minister Mark Rutte's People's Party for Freedom and Democracy emerged victorious.

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  18. Rejuvenating contemporary classical music? Count me in.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 23 | NA Confidential

    Our flight from Detroit landed at 9:00 p.m. on Saturday night. Thunder Over Louisville's fireworks began promptly at 9:30 p.m., and I was grimly determined to be home as quickly as possible.

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  19. Ryan: Russian election meddling probe will help US alliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | Yahoo!

    ... He stressed the U.S has a responsibility to share the results of the Russia investigation with countries like Estonia, which in recent years has faced aggressive Russian disinformation campaigns along with Baltic neighbors Latvia and Lithuania. ...

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  20. U.S. House Speaker Stresses Importance Of NATO During Estonia VisitRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 22 | Weekday Magazine

    ... try or a democracy." He added that United States has a responsibility to share the results of the investigation with Estonia and its Baltic neighbors, which have been the targets of Russian disinformation campaigns in recent years.

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