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U.S. Congressional Delegation Visited Estonia

December 28, 2016
Lieutenant General Riho Terras and Senator John McCain after the award ceremony. (Photo: mil.ee)

Lieutenant General Riho Terras and Senator John McCain after the award ceremony. (Photo: mil.ee)

A delegation of U.S. Senators led by Senator John McCain, Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, visited Estonia on December 27- 28, 2016.

The delegation met President Kersti Kaljulaid, Prime Minister Jüri Ratas and other officials to discuss regional security and NATO plans in Estonia.

Commander-in-Chief of the Estonian Defense Forces, Lieutenant General Riho Terras awarded Senator John McCain the Cross of Merit of Estonian Defense Forces for his significant contribution in strengthening the defense and security of Estonia.