3 December 2023
Kaja Kallas: I called @jensstoltenberg to brief him on the incidents related to Balticconnector and a submarine communications cable between Estonia and Finland.We discussed how to increase the protection of critical infrastructure in light of this.We agreed to remain in close contact
Estonian Ministers: #Balticconnector pipeline damage was deliberate. DefMin: "picture we have from the pipeline tells us that the damage had to have been done by something greater than a diver or unmanned submersible. The damage is more extensive"
Norwegian independent seismic monitoring foundation NORSAR:  NORSAR have detected a probable explosion along the Finnish coast of the Baltic Sea at 01:20 (local time in Finland) on 8th October 2023. This explosion was detected using stations in Finland1 month ago
Norwegian independent seismic monitoring foundation NORSAR: "NORSAR have detected a probable explosion along the Finnish coast of the Baltic Sea at 01:20 (local time in Finland) on 8th October 2023. This explosion was detected using stations in Finland
The Estonian minister of defence will also hold a press conference about the underwater incidents in the Gulf of Finland, at about 17:30 CET
1 month ago
The foreign minister of Finland will brief EU colleagues about the sabotage on the Balticconnector this afternoon
1 month ago
Finnish prime minister first comments (presser to follow at 17:30 Finnish time):- gas pipeline damage in Finland's exclusive economic zone;- data cable damage in Estonia´s exclusive economic zone; - Nato allies and EU partners kept in the loop
Jens Stoltenberg: Spoke with President Sauli @niinisto on damage to undersea infrastructure between Estonia & Finland. NATO is sharing information & stands ready to support Allies concerned
1 month ago
Finnish president: "It's likely that both the pipeline and data cable damages are results of outside activity. Cause not yet established, joint Finnish-Estonian investigation ongoing."
Finnish national broadcaster YLE referring to it's sources: seems balticconnector leak was not an accident. Navy Mine countermeasures vessel MHC Purunpää and Border Guard offshore patrol vessel Turva on site. Finnish gov to hold presser today1 month ago
Finnish national broadcaster YLE referring to it's sources: seems #balticconnector leak was not an accident. Navy Mine countermeasures vessel MHC Purunpää and Border Guard offshore patrol vessel Turva on site. Finnish gov to hold presser today
1 month ago
Finland gas pipeline leak probe proceeding on premise of potential sabotage, according to people familiar with the matter - Bloomberg
Reuters: Finland’s Gasgrid & Estonia’s Elering state survey work will begin soon after sudden drop in pressure of Balticconnector natural gas pipeline spanning Gulf of Finland yesterday, suggesting a leak.  Elering affirms that no cause “including sabotage” can be ruled out for the time being1 month ago
Reuters: Finland’s Gasgrid & Estonia’s Elering state survey work will begin soon after sudden drop in pressure of Balticconnector natural gas pipeline spanning Gulf of Finland yesterday, suggesting a leak. Elering affirms that no cause “including sabotage” can be ruled out for the time being
Swedish Ministry of Defense: Our condition for sending fighter planes to Ukraine is to obtain NATO membership first
2 month ago
Latvia is closing one of its two border crossing points with Belarus. Silene border crossing
From 10 a.m. on September 13, Estonia prohibits the entry into the country of vehicles with license plates of the Russian Federation. Information was officially confirmed by the Estonian Foreign Ministry
2 month ago
Chief of Russian Foreign Intelligence Naryshkin: there is a threat to Russia from Poland and Baltic countries
FSB expelled Ukrainian citizen from Kalinigrad region, accused him in espionage on behalf of Poland
3 month ago
The Russian embassy in Helsinki accuses the Finnish authorities of detaining a Russian citizen at Ukraine's request
Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda said that the NASAMS air defense system launchers purchased by Lithuania will arrive in Ukraine in September3 month ago
Lithuanian President Gitanas Nauseda said that the NASAMS air defense system launchers purchased by Lithuania will arrive in Ukraine in September
PM of Finland Petteri Orpo is on visit in Kyiv3 month ago
PM of Finland Petteri Orpo is on visit in Kyiv
Power cut at Gothenburg's central station - trains stand still
President Zelensky is on visit in Sweden
3 month ago
Belarus: Lithuania has taken an "unfriendly step" by closing two checkpoints at the Belarusian border
President @andrzejduda after talks at the Belweder Palace with the president of Latvia @edgarsrinkevics: the most important security issues, our borders under hybrid attack by Belarus, we have no doubt that in cooperation with Russia
Estonian Ministry of Justice has drafted a draft bill, which would curtail the right of Russian citizens' right to vote at Estonian local elections due to a threat to security
Russian Su-30 jet fighter crashed in Kaliningrad region, pilots died
Prime Minister @MorawieckiM in Suwałki: We warn against provocations from Russia and Belarus. The Wagner Group may carry out sabotage actions, and all those who underestimate this threat may be responsible for further provocations and intrigues from that side4 month ago
Prime Minister @MorawieckiM in Suwałki: We warn against provocations from Russia and Belarus. The Wagner Group may carry out sabotage actions, and all those who underestimate this threat may be responsible for further provocations and intrigues from that side
4 month ago
Prime Minister @MorawieckiM in Suwałki: We respond very strongly to these provocations, whose tool is the Wagner group, - we have created, among others a fence on the Polish-Belarusian border
4 month ago
Prime Minister @MorawieckiM in Suwałki: The Wagner Group in Belarus is one of the topics of our talks today with the President of Lithuania @GitanasNauseda. Their presence in this area is a test by Russia and Belarus of the reaction of Poland and our allies
4 month ago
Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki: Wagnerians can also disguise themselves as illegal immigrants and try to infiltrate the territory of Poland and other NATO countries to carry out diversion and sabotage actions that may have dramatic consequences. Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki: Lukashenka sees allies on the side of the Wagner Group to destabilize Poland, Lithuania and other countries. Wagnerians can be used to professionally push illegal immigrants into Poland
4 month ago
Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki: We talked with President Nauseda about the threats posed by Wagner troops. According to our data, there are several thousand, about 4,000, in the territory of Belarus, according to the information received from Mr. President, maybe even a little more