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Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves, accompanied by his wife Evelin, participated in the 64th session of the United Nations General Assembly on Sept. 25, where the Estonian head of state gave a speech explaining Estonia's view of the main problems facing global politics today.

Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves, accompanied by his wife Evelin, participated in the 64th session of the United Nations General Assembly on Sept. 25, where the Estonian head of state gave a speech explaining Estonia's view of the main problems facing global politics today. President Ilves met with the heads of state of Pakistan, Turkmenistan and New Zealand during the visit to discuss bilateral relations as well as security and economic issues. The President and Mrs. Ilves attended the reception held by United States President Barack Obama and Mrs. Obama for the heads of states and their spouses who participated in the United Nations General Assembly event. Evelin Ilves took part in a high-level anti-AIDS international forum taking place within the framework of the General Assembly, and met with specialists from New York City's municipality to promote healthy eating habits and exercise.
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Title Annotation:EESTI IN BRIEF
Publication:The Baltic Times (Riga, Latvia)
Date:Oct 1, 2009
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