Lennart Meri Conference – LMC

The Lennart Meri Conference is a high-level annual meeting at which foreign and security policy issues are discussed from the perspective of the Northern and Eastern parts of Europe.

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Edward Lucas: Russian Hybrid Warfare - The View from Estonia

Victim-blaming is a common mistake when talking about crime. Women are told that their clothing or social habits are to blame for sexual assault, for example. That arouses justified outrage. But does the same apply to our discussion of Russia’s hybrid warfare?

Last weekend I was chairing a panel on Hacks and (Fake) Facts: Warfare in the Information Space” at the Lennart Meri conference in Tallinn, the main security shindig in the Nordic-Baltic region. The other participants were Kier Giles, a leading British expert on Russian e-spookery, Gerhard Conrad, a former German spymaster now running the European Union’s intelligence-assessment center, Ivana Smolenová, a Slovak information-war expert living in Ukraine and Taimar Peterkop, who runs Estonia’s national information systems agency. Sadly we did not enjoy the company of the chief of Germany’s domestic security service, Hans-Georg Maaßen, who had to pull out at short notice.

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Edward Lucas: Russian Hybrid Warfare - The View from Estonia

Victim-blaming is a common mistake when talking about crime. Women are told that their clothing or social habits are to blame for sexual assault, for...

Speech by President of the Republic of Finland Sauli Niinistö

I would like to thank for this invitation. I am honoured to be delivering this key note. Lennart Meri was an exceptional individual. He lived a...

Federica Mogherini: The Work of Strengthening European Defence and Security Is Moving Ahead

Full interview by BNS/Erik Eenlo.

Brian Whitmore: Russia Is Waging Non-Kinetic War on West

Full interview by BNS/Andri Frolov.

Anthony Gardner: The European Union Needs to Balance German Power to Survive

The full interview by BNS/Erik Eenlo.

Schindler: Trump´s Downfall is Coming

The full interview with John Schindler by BNS/Erik Eenlo.
Lennart Meri Conference – LMC
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