Why’s Estonia Once Again Bringing Up A Debunked Border Scandal With Russia?
Opinion

Why’s Estonia Once Again Bringing Up A Debunked Border Scandal With Russia?

For the second consecutive year in a row, Estonia once again rang in the New Year by having one of its senior officials bring up a debunked border scandal with Russia, which is nothing more than a desperate attempt to generate attention from its distracted American ally and promote ultra-nationalist narratives at home. The most…

What’s Really Behind Estonia’s ‘Border Dispute’ With Russia?
Opinion

What’s Really Behind Estonia’s ‘Border Dispute’ With Russia?

The tiny Baltic nation of Estonia is attempting to revive a so-called “border dispute” with Russia in order to position itself as one of NATO’s “frontline states” against the Eurasian Great Power, which Tallinn expects will result in more military support from the bloc that its ruling party could then leverage for domestic political purposes,…

The Estonian Interior Minister Was Kinda Right But Also Kinda Wrong About Finland
Opinion

The Estonian Interior Minister Was Kinda Right But Also Kinda Wrong About Finland

The Estonian Interior Minister was correct in calling out the new Finnish government’s extreme Europhilia which he fears is destined to turn the country into a so-called “euro-province” at the expense of its national sovereignty, but his invocation of Lenin and the Finnish Civil War-era Reds was a wink at the Russophobic tendencies that pervade…

The Baltic States Ask the US for a Bigger Military Presence on Their Soil
Opinion

The Baltic States Ask the US for a Bigger Military Presence on Their Soil

The foreign ministers (FMs) of the Baltic states have wound up their May 16-18 visit to Washington. They asked National Security Adviser John Bolton to reinforce the NATO battalions that have been deployed to their countries with air and naval units. They also want their air-defense capability enhanced. Lithuanian FM Linas Linkevicius emphasized that it’s not just…

US Tanks Infantry Fighting Vehicles Arrive in Estonia Amid NATO Buildup on Russian Borders
Military

US Tanks Infantry Fighting Vehicles Arrive in Estonia Amid NATO Buildup on Russian Borders

US military hardware, including M1A2 Abrams battle tanks and Bradley infantry fighting vehicles, have arrived in the northern Estonian town of Tapa as part of continued US efforts to counter the alleged Russian threat. More than 50 units of US military equipment, including four battle tanks and 15 infantry fighting vehicles, were delivered to Tapa,…