More French troops landed in Estonia

Minister of Defence Margus Tsahkna welcomed the French servicemen who landed this afternoon (4 April) at Ämari Air Base as part of the Allied battalion combat group that will be ensuring the security of NATO.

“The defence of Paris, London and Copenhagen starts from Narva. The presence of our allies here is necessary for ensuring the security of NATO as a whole. The allied relationship is based on mutual support,” said Minister of Defence Margus Tshakna. “Similar to Estonians, the French also value freedom and solidarity. We are thankful for their contribution to ensuring the unity of NATO and its common values.”

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