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Mike Pence in Estonia to ease Russia concerns in Baltic -

US Vice President Mike Pence is visiting Estonia to reassure the three Baltic NATO members, concerned over neighbouring Russia's military activity, before continuing on to Georgia and Montenegro with the same mission. Pence will meet Estonian Prime ...and more »

How a tiny Baltic nation became a top destination for US officials - Politico

Estonia, a tiny Baltic nation dwarfed by neighboring Russia, isn't a premier American tourist destination. But when Vice President Mike Pence arrives there on Sunday he'll be just the latest in a parade of senior Washington officials to visit in recent ...and more »

US Vice-President Mike Pence Pays Official Visit to Georgia - Georgia Today

After paying an official visit to Estonia, the United States (US) Vice-President Mike Pence has arrived in Georgia to meet Georgian officials and the leaders of the opposition parties. The US Vice President visited Georgia within the framework of an ...and more »

US VP Mike Pence in Estonia raises prospect of deploying Patriot missiles - Deutsche Welle

The US is considering deploying Patriot surface-to-air missiles in Estonia, US Vice President Mike Pence told Estonian Prime Minister Juri Ratas on Sunday. "We spoke about it today, but we didn't talk about a date or time," Ratas told state broadcaster ...and more »

Pence pressures China on North Korea, talks Russia sanctions, election meddling - CNN

Washington (CNN) Vice President Mike Pence spoke forcefully about reining in North Korea's nuclear program during his trip to Estonia on Sunday, saying that "all options are on the table" in countering the threat. "The continued provocations by the ...and more »

Pence Says US Will 'Always Stand' With Baltic Nations - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence has reaffirmed Washington's support for the Baltic nations and accused neighboring Russia of seeking to “redraw international borders " and "undermine democracies." “We stand with the people and nations of Estonia, Latvia ...and more »

US VP Mike Pence embarks on European reassurance mission - Deutsche Welle

Sometimes press communiques contain kernels of truths, sometimes unintentionally. The Trump White House's curt official announcement of Vice President Mike Pence's trip to Europe seems like one of those statements. "At the direction of President Trump, ...and more »

Pence travels to Baltic states to reassure allies and send message to Russia - Washington Post

TALLINN, Estonia — Vice President Pence touched down in Estonia on Sunday on the eve of President Trump's expected signing of legislation to impose broad sanctions against Russia, and said he came bearing a message from the president: “Russia's ...and more »

Pence steps up US clash with Russia after expulsions - Financial Times

US vice-president Mike Pence spoke out against what he described as “the spectre of aggression” from Russia, the day after Moscow said it would expel hundreds of US embassy staff in retaliation for US sanctions. Mr Pence, who threw America's weight ...and more »

Mike Pence reassures Baltic states over Russia 'threat' - BBC News

US Vice-President Mike Pence has reaffirmed Washington's commitment to the security of the Baltic states if they face any aggression from Russia. Speaking in Estonia, he called Russia their biggest security threat, telling the Nato allies: "An attack ...and more »