By Lally Weymouth
Par7303277 Estonian President Toomas Ilves addressed the threat presented by Russia in an interview with the Washington Post
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Raised in New Jersey, Estonia's President Toomas Ilves does not mince words when it comes to the situation in Ukraine and the threat Russia poses to his country and the region. He took time last week to speak with the Washington Post's Lally Weymouth. Excerpts:
Lally Weymouth: What do you think of the situation in Ukraine?
President Toomas Ilves: The issue is not just Ukraine—it is the entire post-World War II order, which is under question. The Helsinki Final Act forbade border changes through aggression and says explicitly that no such change in borders would be recognized.......
An interview with Estonian President Toomas Ilves.