Foreign Minister Poposki on visit to Estonia.
Foreign Minister Nikola Poposki paid an official visit to the Republic of Estonia on 8-9 February and met his Estonian counterpart Urmas Paet Urmas Paet (born April 20 1974) is an Estonian politician and currently the Foreign Minister of Estonia. He is a member of the Estonian Reform Party.
Paet was born in Tallinn, Estonia. . The cooperation between Estonia and Macedonia was assessed at the meeting as excellent and the need for its further promotion was underlined. Opinions with regard to the approaching NATO Summit A NATO summit is a summit meeting that is regarded as a periodic opportunity for Heads of State and Heads of Government of NATO member countries to evaluate and provide strategic direction for Alliance activities. in Chicago were also shared. In addition, satisfaction was expressed with the appointment of Peter Ruze as Honorary Consul of the Republic of Macedonia to Estonia.
Minister Poposki had meetings also with Estonian Defense Minister Mart Laar, as well as with Members of the Estonian Parliament, who reconfirmed their strong support for Macedonia's bid for EU and NATO NATO: see North Atlantic Treaty Organization.
in full North Atlantic Treaty Organization
International military alliance created to defend western Europe against a possible Soviet invasion. membership. Minister Poposki met also the newly appointed ambassador of the EU to the Republic of Macedonia, Aivo Orav, and, in association with the Foreign Policy Institute, delivered a lecture on the subject "Macedonia's Path to the EU and NATO: Knocking on an Open Door."