Proactive sanctions would not deter Russia, says Estonian PM



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CBC News published this video article, titled “Proactive Sanctions Won’t Deter Russia, Estonian Prime Minister Says” – here is their description.

Estonian Prime Minister Kaja Kallas said imposing proactive sanctions on Russia would not deter President Vladimir Putin from stepping up and invading Ukraine.

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Estonia, a country in Northern Europe, borders the Baltic Sea and the Gulf of Finland. Comprising more than 1,500 islands, its diverse terrain spans rocky beaches, ancient forest, and numerous lakes. Formerly part of the Soviet Union, it is dotted with castles, churches and hilltop fortresses. The capital, Tallinn, is known for its preserved old town, museums and the 314m tall Tallinn TV Tower with observation deck.

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