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Russian army could reach the capital of Estonia — Tallinn for two days, however there awaiting her death. This was in conversation with Politico told the commander of the unit for the special operations Forces of defence of Estonia Colonel Riho Uhtegi.
“They [the Russians] can get to Tallinn, but then we cut their communications lines, supply lines and everything else. They can reach Tallinn in two days, but they will die in Tallinn. And they know it. The fire on them will open from every angle, at every step,” — said the military.
According to Uhtegi, for the successful resistance of Russia, Estonia, the necessary contribution of everyone in the country. “Panic is a bad thing. We are trying to explain to people that the resistance military time starts today. We need to be ready for anything and needs to teach people how they should behave if something happens,” — said the Colonel.
“I don’t know what would happen if the Russians really will start a war. I only know that every Estonian will to fight,” added Uhtegi.
In early June, former President of Estonia Toomas Hendrik Ilves expressed the opinion that Russia could lose control over some cities in the country, if Moscow decides to attack Estonia. “Of course, Russia can attack Estonia, but soon after that it may lose even the Omsk and Tomsk, not to mention St. Petersburg. They remember this,” said Ilves.
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