Posts tagged as Riho Terras

Former defence chief to work for Estonian defence industry company Milrem

Monday, January 21, 2019

Former Commander of the Estonian Defence Forces (EDF) Gen. Riho Terras will take over the defence division of Estonian unmanned vehicles manufacturer Milrem Robotics. Gen. Terras’ main responsibilities will include establishing Milrem Robotics’ international business development and program support teams, leading the process of gaining a strong foothold in the defence market and bringing end user-specific know-how to the company’s strategic research and development activities, Business Wire said. “Gen. Terras’ strong…

Generals: Russia demonstrating its aggressiveness in Kerch Strait

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

Commander of the Estonian Defence Forces, Gen. Riho Terras, said on Tuesday that the situation in the Kerch Strait is “explosive” and that Russia is once again demonstrating its readiness to use military force to achieve its political aims. EDF chief of staff, Maj. Gen. Martin Herem, said that Sunday’s incident must have been planned well in advance. Terras and Herem appeared on ETV’s Esimene stuudio talk show on Tuesday…

Estonian defense chief discusses preparations for Siil 2022 large-scale military exercise

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

The commander of the Estonian defense forces Gen. Riho Terras met with the command of the 2nd Infantry Brigade to discuss preparations for the large-scale military exercise Siil 2022 (Hedgehog 2022). Terras met with the command of the 2nd Infantry Brigade in Luunja to discuss future perspectives and receive an overview of the current state of the infrastructure of the campus and the equipment and gear of the reserve units of…