On 26th January 2021, it will be 100 years since the establishment of diplomatic relations between Estonia and the United Kingdom.
To mark the occasion, a special webinar 100 Years of Diplomatic Relations: Estonia and the United Kingdom is organised by the Centre for Geopolitics at Cambridge University and the University of Tartu, in collaboration with the Estonian Embassy in London, the British Embassy in Tallinn and the Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Centenary message from the Rt Hon Boris Johnson MP, Prime Minister
Moderator: The Rt Hon Charles Clarke, former Home Secretary
Patrick Salmon, Chief historian at the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office and an expert on Britain’s relationship with the Baltic
Kaarel Piirimäe, Associate professor at the Institute of History and Archaeology, University of Tartu and a senior research fellow at the Estonian War Museum
Märt Volmer, Undersecretary for European Affairs at the Estonian Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The Rt Hon Wendy Morton MP, Minister for European Neighbourhood and the Americas at the Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office
The webinar will conclude with remarks from the British Ambassador to Estonia, HE Ms Theresa Bubbear and the Estonian Ambassador to the UK, HE Ms Tiina Intelmann.
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