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Tartu peace treaty with Soviet Russia is fundamental document for Estonia

Monday, February 24, 2020

The Tartu Treaty of Peace with Soviet Russia is a fundamental document for Estonia, its Prime Minister Juri Ratas said at a formal event marking the 102nd anniversary of national independence on Saturday. “The Tartu peace treaty, for us and for the world, is a fundamental document which ended the liberation war, affirmed our independence, and paved the way toward the international recognition of Estonia,” Ratas said. “The Estonian Republic,…

Foreign minister: ‘Tartu Peace Treaty is proof of our maturity as a state’

Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Minister of Foreign Affairs Urmas Reinsalu made a statement on the centenary of the Tartu peace negotiations and said celebrations will be held between Jan. 27 and Feb. 3, 2020 in remembrance. Reinsalu said: “A hundred years ago today, the most important international negotiations for Estonia began. Two months later, thanks to the efforts of our peace delegation, Estonia and Soviet Russia signed the Tartu Peace Treaty and the Republic…