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Estonian Ambassador: EU sanctions against Russia are effective

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Ambassador of Estonia to the United States Marina Kaljurand

Ambassador of Estonia to the United States has noted that her experience after 2007 cyber attacks indicates – European Union sanctions against Russia work because travel to Europe is important for Russians.

In her speech at a discussion on Ukraine on March 12, Kaljurand recalled that the EU visa ban enforced after cyber attacks on Estonian sites in 2007 actually worked, ETV and ERR report.

Kaljurand explained Russians want to visit Estonia and educate their children in Europe, and this is why such measures are of importance.


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  1. JPR says:

    More anti-Russia propaganda?

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  2. Linda says:

    what does JPR mean? Russia started the crisis in Crimea and continues it with bellicose behaviour – if I ruled the world my sanctions and punishments would be far more stringent.

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