Estonia


Capital City: Tallinn  |  Population: 1,307,605
Geography Area: 45,226 sq mi  |  Nationality: Estonian(s)
Government Type: Parliamentary Republic
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2012

  • Feb 28, 2012

    Live Webcast and Witness added: U.S. Helsinki Commission to hold Hearing on Missing Persons with Queen Noor Press Release
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  • Jan 23, 2012

    Hon. Benjamin L. Cardin (Co-Chairman) - Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe Testimony
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  • Jan 19, 2012

    The Western Balkans and the 2012 NATO Summit Hearing
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  • Jan 18, 2012

    The Western Balkans and the 2012 NATO Summit Event
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  • Jan 17, 2012

    REVISED: Live Webcast: U.S. Helsinki Commission Hearing on Western Balkans and the 2012 NATO Summit Press Release
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  • Jan 13, 2012

    **REVISED: NEW DATE AND TIME: U.S. Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Western Balkans and the 2012 NATO Summit Press Release
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2011

  • Dec 20, 2011

    Chairman Smith’s Belarus Democracy and Human Rights Act of 2011 Passes, Goes to White House Press Release
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  • Dec 19, 2011

    Chairman Smith Calls for Final Passage of Belarus Democracy and Human Rights Act of 2011 Press Release
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  • Dec 16, 2011

    Chairman Smith to Hold Press Conference on Belarus Press Release
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  • Dec 16, 2011

    Chairman Smith Statement on One Year Since Brutal Election Crackdown in Belarus Press Release
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  • Nov 15, 2011

    Belarus: The Ongoing Crackdown and Forces for Change Hearing
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  • Nov 8, 2011

    U.S. Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Belarus Press Release
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  • Jul 29, 2011

    U.S. Helsinki Commission Welcomes Recognition of Romani Victims of Nazi Genocide; Urges Other European Nations to Act Press Release
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  • Jul 28, 2011

    U.S. Policy and the OSCE: Making Good on Commitments Hearing
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2010

  • Dec 7, 2010

    U.S. Helsinki Commission Receives NCSJ Torch of Liberty Award Press Release
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  • Nov 30, 2010

    Cardin: OSCE Summit an Opportunity for Clinton, Kazakhstan on Human Rights Press Release
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  • Nov 15, 2010

    Watch now: The Helsinki Commission Story Press Release
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  • Nov 1, 2010

    OSCE 2010 Informal Ministerial: Kazakhstan Persistence earns a Summit in Astana Article
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  • Sep 22, 2010

    Senate Committee Passes Cardin, Boxer, Brownback Bill Addressing Child Trafficking Press Release
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  • Aug 3, 2010

    Commission Marks 35 Years of Helsinki Final Act Press Release
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  • Aug 2, 2010

    Statement on a resolution marking the 35th anniversary of the signing of the Helsinki Final Act Statement
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  • Jul 27, 2010

    Copenhagen Anniversary Conference: 20 Years of the Copenhagen Document Article
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  • Jul 5, 2010

    Senator Cardin to Lead Congressional Delegation to Norway Press Release
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  • Jun 14, 2010

    Legislation, Leadership Needed to Fight Human Trafficking Press Release
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  • Jun 9, 2010

    OSCE Representative Cites Threats to Free Media Statement
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  • Jun 2, 2010

    U.S. and European Parliamentarians Press for Minority Gains Press Release
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  • Jun 1, 2010

    Transatlantic Minority Political Leadership Conference – News Conference Press Release
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  • May 25, 2010

    Holocaust Era Assets – After the Prague Conference Hearing
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  • May 25, 2010

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Holocaust Era Assets Event
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  • May 18, 2010

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Holocaust Era Assets Press Release
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  • May 4, 2010

    Commissioners Call for Political Leadership to Prevent Inter-Ethnic Conflicts Press Release
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  • May 4, 2010

    Mitigating Inter-Ethnic Conflict in the OSCE Region Hearing
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  • May 4, 2010

    Hearing on Inter-Ethnic Conflict Event
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  • Apr 27, 2010

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Inter-Ethnic Conflict Press Release
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  • Feb 2, 2010

    Commission Calls for Kazakhstan to Lead OSCE by Example Press Release
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  • Jan 28, 2010

    ROOM CHANGE: Hearing on Kazakhstan’s Leadership of the OSCE Press Release
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2009

  • Dec 30, 2009

    Corruption: A Problem that Spans the OSCE Region and Dimensions Article
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  • Nov 4, 2009

    “Where Walls Still Stand” -- Commission Marks 20th Anniversary of Fall of Berlin Wall Press Release
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  • Oct 28, 2009

    Hearing on U.S. Policy toward OSCE Event
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  • Oct 22, 2009

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on U.S. Policy Toward OSCE Press Release
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  • Sep 17, 2009

    U.S. Helsinki Commission Statement upon Administration Decision on Missile Defense Press Release
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2008

  • Aug 11, 2008

    OSCE 101: Briefing for Civil Society Press Release
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2007

  • Jun 20, 2007

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Energy Security in the OSCE Region Press Release
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  • Mar 13, 2007

    Recognizing the 50th Anniversary of the Treaty of Rome Statement
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2006

  • Mar 17, 2006

    Belarusian Election Turning Into a Farce Press Release
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  • Mar 14, 2006

    Commission Warns Belarus of Repercussions for Crackdown on Opposition Press Release
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  • Mar 10, 2006

    Helsinki Commission Probes Belarus’ Elections Press Release
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  • Mar 9, 2006

    Freedom Denied: Belarus on the Eve of the Election Hearing
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  • Jan 25, 2006

    Helsinki Commission Turns Spotlight on Belarus Press Release
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2004

  • Nov 9, 2004

    Helsinki Commission Staff Observe Farcical Belarus Elections Article
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  • Mar 30, 2004

    Chairman Smith: Welcoming the Accession of Bulgaria, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Romania, Slovakia, and Slovenia to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization Statement
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  • Mar 30, 2004

    Mr. Cardin: Welcoming the Accession of Bulgaria, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Romania, Slovakia, and Slovenia to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization Statement
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  • Feb 26, 2004

    Hearing: The Bulgarian Leadership of the OSCE Hearing
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2003

  • Sep 4, 2003

    Helsinki Commission Briefing to Examine Property Restitution and Compensation in Post-Communist Europe Press Release
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2002

  • Oct 10, 2002

    Hearing: U.S. Policy Toward the OSCE Hearing
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  • Jul 16, 2002

    Hearing: Property Restitution in Central and Eastern Europe: The State of Affairs for American Claimants Hearing
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  • Jul 10, 2002

    Helsinki Commission Hearing Examines State of Property Restitution for American Claimants Press Release
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2001

  • Dec 20, 2001

    Helsinki Commission Leaders Welcome Closure of Estonia and Latvia OSCE Missions Press Release
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  • Jul 19, 2001

    Senate Adopts Campbell Resolution on Tenth Anniversary of Baltic Freedom from Soviet Rule Press Release
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  • May 10, 2001

    Congratulating Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania on the Tenth Anniversary of their Independence Statement
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  • Apr 26, 2001

    Senate Concurrent Resolution 34 Statement
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2000

  • Sep 1, 2000

    Report: U.S. Statements at the 1999 OSCE Review Conference Article
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1999

  • Mar 25, 1999

    Hearing: The Long Road Home -- Struggling for Property Rights in Post-Communist Europe Hearing
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1997

  • Jun 1, 1997

    Report on Human Rights and the Process of NATO Enlargement Article
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1995

  • May 1, 1995

    Report on the March 5, 1995 Parliamentary Election in Estonia and Status of Non-Citizens Article
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  • Mar 1, 1995

    Report on the Parliamentary Election in Estonia and Status of Non-Citizens Article
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  • Feb 17, 1995

    Briefing: US Assistance to Eastern Europe and the NIS Briefing
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1993

  • Sep 1, 1993

    Report: Human Rights and Democratization in Estonia Article
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1992

  • Sep 1, 1992

    Report: Russians in Estonia: Problems and Prospects Article
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  • Aug 10, 1992

    Hearing: Ethnic Russians in the Baltic States Hearing
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  • Aug 1, 1992

    Report: Presidential Elections and Independence Referendums in the Baltic States, the Soviet Union adn Successor States: A compendium of Reports 1991 - 1992 Article
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  • Jan 9, 1992

    Hearing: The New Commonwealth of Independent States: Problems, Perspectives, and U.S. Policy Implications Hearing
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1991

  • May 7, 1991

    Hearing: Baltic Leadership on the Status of Independence Movements Hearing
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  • Mar 1, 1991

    Report: Estonian Referendum and Latvian Public Opinion Poll on Independence Article
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  • Feb 19, 1991

    Congressional Visit to Stockholm, Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia and Moscow Article
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  • Feb 18, 1991

    Report: Helsinki Commission on the U.S. Congressional Delegation Visit to Stockholm, Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia and Moscow Article
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  • Feb 6, 1991

    Hearing: The USSR in Crisis: State of the Union Hearing
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  • Jan 17, 1991

    Hearing: Soviet Crackdown in the Baltic States Hearing
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1990

  • Dec 1, 1990

    Report: Compendium on Parliamentary Elections in the Baltic States and Soviet Republics Article
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  • Dec 1, 1990

    Elections in the Baltic States and Soviet Republics Article
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  • Apr 16, 1990

    Report: Supreme Soviet Elections in Estonia Article
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1989

  • Oct 19, 1989

    Hearing: The Baltic Question Hearing
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1985

  • Jul 25, 1985

    Baltic Tribunal Against the Soviet Union Article
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CSCE :: User Groups
  • Feb 28, 2012

    Live Webcast and Witness added: U.S. Helsinki Commission to hold Hearing on Missing Persons with Queen Noor Press Release
    more
  • Jan 17, 2012

    REVISED: Live Webcast: U.S. Helsinki Commission Hearing on Western Balkans and the 2012 NATO Summit Press Release
    more
  • Jan 13, 2012

    **REVISED: NEW DATE AND TIME: U.S. Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Western Balkans and the 2012 NATO Summit Press Release
    more
  • Dec 20, 2011

    Chairman Smith’s Belarus Democracy and Human Rights Act of 2011 Passes, Goes to White House Press Release
    more
  • Dec 19, 2011

    Chairman Smith Calls for Final Passage of Belarus Democracy and Human Rights Act of 2011 Press Release
    more
  • Dec 16, 2011

    Chairman Smith to Hold Press Conference on Belarus Press Release
    more
  • Dec 16, 2011

    Chairman Smith Statement on One Year Since Brutal Election Crackdown in Belarus Press Release
    more
  • Nov 8, 2011

    U.S. Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Belarus Press Release
    more
  • Jul 29, 2011

    U.S. Helsinki Commission Welcomes Recognition of Romani Victims of Nazi Genocide; Urges Other European Nations to Act Press Release
    more
  • Dec 7, 2010

    U.S. Helsinki Commission Receives NCSJ Torch of Liberty Award Press Release
    more
  • Nov 30, 2010

    Cardin: OSCE Summit an Opportunity for Clinton, Kazakhstan on Human Rights Press Release
    more
  • Nov 15, 2010

    Watch now: The Helsinki Commission Story Press Release
    more
  • Nov 1, 2010

    OSCE 2010 Informal Ministerial: Kazakhstan Persistence earns a Summit in Astana Article
    more
  • Sep 22, 2010

    Senate Committee Passes Cardin, Boxer, Brownback Bill Addressing Child Trafficking Press Release
    more
  • Aug 3, 2010

    Commission Marks 35 Years of Helsinki Final Act Press Release
    more
  • Jul 27, 2010

    Copenhagen Anniversary Conference: 20 Years of the Copenhagen Document Article
    more
  • Jul 5, 2010

    Senator Cardin to Lead Congressional Delegation to Norway Press Release
    more
  • Jun 14, 2010

    Legislation, Leadership Needed to Fight Human Trafficking Press Release
    more
  • Jun 2, 2010

    U.S. and European Parliamentarians Press for Minority Gains Press Release
    more
  • Jun 1, 2010

    Transatlantic Minority Political Leadership Conference – News Conference Press Release
    more
  • May 18, 2010

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Holocaust Era Assets Press Release
    more
  • May 4, 2010

    Commissioners Call for Political Leadership to Prevent Inter-Ethnic Conflicts Press Release
    more
  • Apr 27, 2010

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Inter-Ethnic Conflict Press Release
    more
  • Feb 2, 2010

    Commission Calls for Kazakhstan to Lead OSCE by Example Press Release
    more
  • Jan 28, 2010

    ROOM CHANGE: Hearing on Kazakhstan’s Leadership of the OSCE Press Release
    more
  • Dec 30, 2009

    Corruption: A Problem that Spans the OSCE Region and Dimensions Article
    more
  • Nov 4, 2009

    “Where Walls Still Stand” -- Commission Marks 20th Anniversary of Fall of Berlin Wall Press Release
    more
  • Oct 22, 2009

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on U.S. Policy Toward OSCE Press Release
    more
  • Sep 17, 2009

    U.S. Helsinki Commission Statement upon Administration Decision on Missile Defense Press Release
    more
  • Aug 11, 2008

    OSCE 101: Briefing for Civil Society Press Release
    more
  • Jun 20, 2007

    Helsinki Commission to Hold Hearing on Energy Security in the OSCE Region Press Release
    more
  • Mar 17, 2006

    Belarusian Election Turning Into a Farce Press Release
    more
  • Mar 14, 2006

    Commission Warns Belarus of Repercussions for Crackdown on Opposition Press Release
    more
  • Mar 10, 2006

    Helsinki Commission Probes Belarus’ Elections Press Release
    more
  • Jan 25, 2006

    Helsinki Commission Turns Spotlight on Belarus Press Release
    more
  • Nov 9, 2004

    Helsinki Commission Staff Observe Farcical Belarus Elections Article
    more
  • Sep 4, 2003

    Helsinki Commission Briefing to Examine Property Restitution and Compensation in Post-Communist Europe Press Release
    more
  • Jul 10, 2002

    Helsinki Commission Hearing Examines State of Property Restitution for American Claimants Press Release
    more
  • Dec 20, 2001

    Helsinki Commission Leaders Welcome Closure of Estonia and Latvia OSCE Missions Press Release
    more
  • Jul 19, 2001

    Senate Adopts Campbell Resolution on Tenth Anniversary of Baltic Freedom from Soviet Rule Press Release
    more
  • Sep 1, 2000

    Report: U.S. Statements at the 1999 OSCE Review Conference Article
    more
  • Jun 1, 1997

    Report on Human Rights and the Process of NATO Enlargement Article
    more
  • May 1, 1995

    Report on the March 5, 1995 Parliamentary Election in Estonia and Status of Non-Citizens Article
    more
  • Mar 1, 1995

    Report on the Parliamentary Election in Estonia and Status of Non-Citizens Article
    more
  • Sep 1, 1993

    Report: Human Rights and Democratization in Estonia Article
    more
  • Sep 1, 1992

    Report: Russians in Estonia: Problems and Prospects Article
    more
  • Aug 1, 1992

    Report: Presidential Elections and Independence Referendums in the Baltic States, the Soviet Union adn Successor States: A compendium of Reports 1991 - 1992 Article
    more
  • Mar 1, 1991

    Report: Estonian Referendum and Latvian Public Opinion Poll on Independence Article
    more
  • Feb 19, 1991

    Congressional Visit to Stockholm, Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia and Moscow Article
    more
  • Feb 18, 1991

    Report: Helsinki Commission on the U.S. Congressional Delegation Visit to Stockholm, Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia and Moscow Article
    more
  • Dec 1, 1990

    Report: Compendium on Parliamentary Elections in the Baltic States and Soviet Republics Article
    more
  • Dec 1, 1990

    Elections in the Baltic States and Soviet Republics Article
    more
  • Apr 16, 1990

    Report: Supreme Soviet Elections in Estonia Article
    more
  • Jul 25, 1985

    Baltic Tribunal Against the Soviet Union Article
    more

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  • Jan 19, 2012

    The Western Balkans and the 2012 NATO Summit Hearing
    more
  • Nov 15, 2011

    Belarus: The Ongoing Crackdown and Forces for Change Hearing
    more
  • Jul 28, 2011

    U.S. Policy and the OSCE: Making Good on Commitments Hearing
    more
  • May 25, 2010

    Holocaust Era Assets – After the Prague Conference Hearing
    more
  • May 4, 2010

    Mitigating Inter-Ethnic Conflict in the OSCE Region Hearing
    more
  • Mar 9, 2006

    Freedom Denied: Belarus on the Eve of the Election Hearing
    more
  • Feb 26, 2004

    Hearing: The Bulgarian Leadership of the OSCE Hearing
    more
  • Oct 10, 2002

    Hearing: U.S. Policy Toward the OSCE Hearing
    more
  • Jul 16, 2002

    Hearing: Property Restitution in Central and Eastern Europe: The State of Affairs for American Claimants Hearing
    more
  • Mar 25, 1999

    Hearing: The Long Road Home -- Struggling for Property Rights in Post-Communist Europe Hearing
    more
  • Feb 17, 1995

    Briefing: US Assistance to Eastern Europe and the NIS Briefing
    more
  • Aug 10, 1992

    Hearing: Ethnic Russians in the Baltic States Hearing
    more
  • Jan 9, 1992

    Hearing: The New Commonwealth of Independent States: Problems, Perspectives, and U.S. Policy Implications Hearing
    more
  • May 7, 1991

    Hearing: Baltic Leadership on the Status of Independence Movements Hearing
    more
  • Feb 6, 1991

    Hearing: The USSR in Crisis: State of the Union Hearing
    more
  • Jan 17, 1991

    Hearing: Soviet Crackdown in the Baltic States Hearing
    more
  • Oct 19, 1989

    Hearing: The Baltic Question Hearing
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  • Aug 2, 2010

    Statement on a resolution marking the 35th anniversary of the signing of the Helsinki Final Act Statement
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  • Jun 9, 2010

    OSCE Representative Cites Threats to Free Media Statement
    more
  • Mar 13, 2007

    Recognizing the 50th Anniversary of the Treaty of Rome Statement
    more
  • Mar 30, 2004

    Chairman Smith: Welcoming the Accession of Bulgaria, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Romania, Slovakia, and Slovenia to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization Statement
    more
  • Mar 30, 2004

    Mr. Cardin: Welcoming the Accession of Bulgaria, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Romania, Slovakia, and Slovenia to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization Statement
    more
  • May 10, 2001

    Congratulating Estonia, Latvia, and Lithuania on the Tenth Anniversary of their Independence Statement
    more
  • Apr 26, 2001

    Senate Concurrent Resolution 34 Statement
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  • Nov 1, 2010

    OSCE 2010 Informal Ministerial: Kazakhstan Persistence earns a Summit in Astana Article
    more
  • Jul 27, 2010

    Copenhagen Anniversary Conference: 20 Years of the Copenhagen Document Article
    more
  • Dec 30, 2009

    Corruption: A Problem that Spans the OSCE Region and Dimensions Article
    more
  • Nov 9, 2004

    Helsinki Commission Staff Observe Farcical Belarus Elections Article
    more
  • Sep 1, 2000

    Report: U.S. Statements at the 1999 OSCE Review Conference Article
    more
  • Jun 1, 1997

    Report on Human Rights and the Process of NATO Enlargement Article
    more
  • May 1, 1995

    Report on the March 5, 1995 Parliamentary Election in Estonia and Status of Non-Citizens Article
    more
  • Mar 1, 1995

    Report on the Parliamentary Election in Estonia and Status of Non-Citizens Article
    more
  • Sep 1, 1993

    Report: Human Rights and Democratization in Estonia Article
    more
  • Sep 1, 1992

    Report: Russians in Estonia: Problems and Prospects Article
    more
  • Aug 1, 1992

    Report: Presidential Elections and Independence Referendums in the Baltic States, the Soviet Union adn Successor States: A compendium of Reports 1991 - 1992 Article
    more
  • Mar 1, 1991

    Report: Estonian Referendum and Latvian Public Opinion Poll on Independence Article
    more
  • Feb 19, 1991

    Congressional Visit to Stockholm, Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia and Moscow Article
    more
  • Feb 18, 1991

    Report: Helsinki Commission on the U.S. Congressional Delegation Visit to Stockholm, Latvia, Lithuania, Estonia and Moscow Article
    more
  • Dec 1, 1990

    Report: Compendium on Parliamentary Elections in the Baltic States and Soviet Republics Article
    more
  • Dec 1, 1990

    Elections in the Baltic States and Soviet Republics Article
    more
  • Apr 16, 1990

    Report: Supreme Soviet Elections in Estonia Article
    more
  • Jul 25, 1985

    Baltic Tribunal Against the Soviet Union Article
    more

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Senator Cardin and Estonian Defense Minister Jaak Aaviksoo discuss security issues at a meeting in Tallinn, Estonia on July 7, 2010.