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Minister of Defence Hanso to meet with United States Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter
Minister of Defence Hannes Hanso began his trip to Washington, D.C. today, he will meet with US Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter, leaders of the state of Maryland, and also visit the Maryland National Guard.
Minister Hanso will be participating in the opening event for the field of cyber defence at the Center for European Policy Analysis (CEPA) and a roundtable at the Center for New American Security.
Minister of Defence Hanso will lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Solider at Arlington Cemetery.
Servicemen from the United Kingdom, who are serving in Estonia within the framework of the presence of NATO, received mission medals at the ceremony held at the Ministry of Defence. Among others, a mission medal was presented to Colonel Giles Harris, Commander of the eFP Command in Estonia, who has been serving in Estonia since the arrival of the allied units in the spring of 2017.
Friday, Ministers of Defence from Estonia, Latvia and Denmark inaugurated Headquarters Multinational Division North, located at the Ādaži military camp, in Latvia. The purpose of Headquarters Multinational Division North is to enhance the defens capability of the region and connect the region’s forces with the Alliance’s highest Command Structure.